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By timestaff
February 26, 2010

Personal finance from around the Web:

  • Posting a nasty review on a consumer review Web site like Yelp may do more than just help you vent your frustrations. You could score refunds or discounts from a vendor eager to get back into your good graces. [Los Angeles Times]
  • Editors at USA Today and CNET tested out TurboTax, H&R Block and TaxAct. TurboTax looks like the winner, but you can check out more in-depth reviews here and here. [USA Today, CNET]
  • Investors are suing homeowners associations in Las Vegas for allegedly charging excessive fines and other costs that accrued while homes were going through the foreclosure process. [Las Vegas Sun]
  • Do you like shopping at Amazon.com, Macy’s and Wal-Mart? Apparently, crooks like big-box stores, too. They’re among the most popular destinations for users of stolen credit cards or credit card information. [ABC News]

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