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The fine print [electronic resource] : how big companies use plain English to rob you blind / David Cay Johnston.

Johnston, David, 1948- (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781452622996 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 sound file : digital
  • Publisher: New York : Portfolio, c2012.

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General Note: Electronic audio file.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Old Saybrook Tantor Media 2012 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: Invoices.
Corporations > Corrupt practices.
Genre: Electronic audio books.

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