Cover of: The fine print | Johnston, David

The fine print

how big companies use plain English to rob you blind

Published by Portfolio in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Author's note
Billing
Corporate power unlimited
Buffet buys a railroad
Railroaded
In twenty-ninth place and fading fast
Profits upkeep commission
"We lead the industry with integrity"
Paying other people's taxes
Investors beware
Playing with fire
Draining pockets
How we beat the garbage gougers and their stinking high prices
Fee fatigue
"We're going to take your house"
Giving to Goldman
Please die soon
/ your 201K
Wimpy's tab
Pfizer's bitter pill
Hollywood robbery
One silly software
Two pilfering your paycheck
Three of commas and character
Four what it all means
Five solutions
Acknowledgments
Notes
Index.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
364.16/8
Library of Congress
HF5681.I7 J64 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25339838M
Internet Archive
fineprint00john
ISBN 13
9781591843580
LC Control Number
2012019318
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