Don't Be Fooled By These Illegal Restaurant Fees
While legal elsewhere in the country, restaurant surcharges are a no-go at city restaurants, even though some of them add them to the bill.
Updated: Jan 5, 2016 2:12 PM
Here's Whole Foods' Punishment For Mislabeling Bust
In addition to a fine, there are new requirements placed on the pricey grocer, which disagrees with the DCA's findings.
Updated: Dec 28, 2015 4:08 PM
Whole Foods CEO Admits To Overcharging Customers: "We Made Some Mistakes"
The company has issued an overcharging mea culpa.
Updated: Jul 3, 2015 11:06 AM
[UPDATE] Investigators Say Whole Foods Has Been Ripping Us Off More Than We Realized
A Department of Consumer affairs investigation revealed the "worst case of mislabeling they have seen in their careers" at the city's fleet of pricey grocery stores.
Updated: Jun 24, 2015 3:08 PM
Bloomberg Has "Borough Bias" When It Comes To Inspections, Report Alleges
Public Advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio released a report damning Bloomberg's "Borough Bias" yesterday.
Updated: Feb 22, 2013 12:34 PM
FYI: Charging Different Prices For Men And Women Is Illegal
Why should it cost more to jazz up the area above one's peen than the area above one's vajayjay?
Updated: May 23, 2012 3:30 PM
East Village Starbucks Shuttered For "Operating Illegally"
Luckily, there is another Starbucks two blocks away.
Updated: May 14, 2012 5:27 PM
NYC Seeks "Secret Shoppers" To Snitch On Supermarkets
The Department of Consumer Affairs is now asking shoppers to tweet the city when they feel they've been ripped off by a shady supermarket.
Updated: Jul 28, 2011 3:27 PM
Supermarkets Are Ripping You Off
Brainware3000's Flickr About six months ago, the Department of Consumer Affairs
Updated: Jan 6, 2011 3:24 PM
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