Every time you swipe your credit card, someone is paying a fee. For U.S. retailers those fees added up to 30-billion dollars last year and for shoppers it was close to $400 per household. Just last week retailers reached an antitrust settlement that some say might be good for merchants but might penalize cardholders.
Gina Bullard spoke with Tasha Wallis from the Vermont Retailers Association and Kathy Miller from the Elmore Store about these credit card woes.
Friday, April 18 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:13:23 GMT
A mother and her five-old child were taken to Fletcher Allen Friday night after being hit by a car in Winooski. Police say the accident happened around 8-30 at the intersection of West Spring and NorthMore >>
A mother and her five-old child were taken to Fletcher Allen Friday night after being hit by a car in Winooski.More >>
Friday, April 18 2014 5:16 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:16:40 GMT
Vt. State Police say a small plane has crashed on Interstate 89 north in Highgate. A state airport official confirms that a single-engine aerobatic plane was in the vicinity of the Franklin County StateMore >>
The pilot of a small plane parachuted to safety before his aircraft crashed on Interstate 89 north in Highgate Friday. More >>