Do Restaurants Have a Right to Automatically Charge Tips to Your Credit Card?

Answer While the choice of whether or not to grant a tip has traditionally been left up to the diner, some restaurants have taken to automatically adding a gratuity on to the cost of a meal. While this is... Read More »

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Is it standard practice to charge credit card fees when paying by credit card?

While some businesses charge a fee when customers pay by credit card, it is against their merchant agreement with the credit card company, such as Visa or MasterCard. If you encounter a company th... Read More »

Does AT&T automatically charge when activating a phone with an old un activated SIM card?

Well activating it is giving it service... so yeah they charge. lol

Can a merchant charge me more if i use a credit or charge card?

On One Hand: Merchant Cannot Charge MoreEvery time a consumer uses a credit card to make a purchase, the credit card companies charge the merchant an "interchange fee." Some merchants want to pass ... Read More »

How do restaurants process tips on credit cards?

When paying for a restaurant bill with a credit card, you may wonder how the establishment knows how much to charge to your card when you have not yet designated the amount of the tip.ProcessWhen a... Read More »