A woman speaking to the camera. In the middle is a classroom. There is text at the bottom that says 'Main Character of the Week' in a Daily Dot newsletter web_crawlr font.

Main Character of the Week: Mom (allegedly) charged for school supplies her son broke

This viral anecdote from a momfluencer has divided the internet.

On Jun 15, 2024 by Ramon Ramirez

Mercury bank customer says she paid her credit card balance by the due date

‘It wasn’t a mistake’: Mercury customer says she paid her credit card balance by the due date. She was still charged $55 interest

‘There’s too many cards out there to tolerate a bad one.’

On Jun 13, 2024 by Braden Bjella

McDonald’s customer says she caught worker adding donation to her order after she said ‘no’

‘I told her no’: McDonald’s customer says she caught worker adding donation to her order after she said ‘no’

‘Tipping and Donation are getting out of hand!’

On Jun 13, 2024 by Jack Alban

Man talking(L+r), Mechanic working on engine(c)

‘They end up making like $15,000 a month’: Dealership technician issues warning about service advisors

‘It seems like every couple months a new advisor is walking in.’

On May 29, 2024 by Jack Alban

Woman talking(l+r), Tropical resort(c)

‘It is so much money’: Woman shares side hustle she does that pays her $12K to be on vacation for 2 weeks

‘You have no idea how much they are willing to pay.’

On May 29, 2024 by Stacy Fernandez

Woman talking(l+r), GoFundMe(c)

‘She spent $17,000 in ONE MONTH’: Single mom under fire for keeping her GoFundMe live after how she spent money revealed

‘$1600 for summer clothes is crazy!!!’

On May 29, 2024 by Jack Alban

Man talking(l+r), Apple pay app(c)

‘If you want to be safe’: Expert says you shouldn’t link your bank account to Apple Pay

‘My phone got stolen and they apple cashed themselves $700.’

On May 21, 2024 by Parks Kugle

Woman talking(l+r), Hands passing money at bank counter(c)

‘I don’t need to tell you where I got this from’: Woman says she made 2 small deposits and got interrogated by the bank

‘Why don’t they ask most of Congress where they get their money at?’

On May 21, 2024 by Charlotte Colombo

Dollar Tree(l), Man(c), Box of items(r)

‘So, don’t buy off Amazon, got it!’: Man buys items for 63 cents at Dollar Tree, resells them on Amazon for $9.99

‘This is an act of capitalism that I do hate.’

On May 15, 2024 by Stacy Fernandez

Pool balls in rack with handwritten note that reads 'Pool is £5 per day - you can pay via PayPal or leave the cash in the lockbox.' (l) Woman with caption 'Host charges me £740 extra fees for this' (c) television with handwritten note that reads 'To use the TV pay extra £5 a day and I will send you the access code' (r)

‘You used the pool table twice’: Airbnb customer says host charged $924 extra for using things like TV, Wi-Fi

‘This is exactly why I’m fine with paying hotels.’

On May 9, 2024 by Rachel Kiley

Woman talking(l+r), Card making payment(c)

‘He had charged me an additional $20’: Woman shares trick to avoid getting ‘ripped off’ if you choose not to get a receipt

‘I learned the hard way too. $226 for a $26 bottle of wine.’

On May 8, 2024 by Tiffanie Drayton

Woman claims Chime closed her account, told her she’d get money via check within 30 days

‘Chime stole my tax refund’: Woman claims Chime closed her account, told her she’d get money via check within 30 days. It never arrived

‘I had a baby a month ago. This is not the time to be playing with my money.’

On Apr 22, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman talking(l+r), Walmart storefront(c)

‘It’s all a scam’: Woman shares why you should always round up when making purchases in-store after being asked at Walmart self-checkout. But there’s a catch

‘I have saved so much money this year.’

On Apr 18, 2024 by Braden Bjella

Woman talking(l+r), Hand holding insurance contract(c)

‘I’m canceling this month!’: Geico customer says car insurance is a ‘scam’ after figuring out the ‘fine print’

‘So we all looking for car insurance.’

On Apr 11, 2024 by Nina Hernandez

Woman talking(l), KIA sign(c), Car wheel(r)

‘Salesman went home laughing that day’: Woman gets roped in $1K monthly car payment for Kia because she wanted red seats

‘Over $1,000 a month for a non luxury car is bananas.’

On Apr 10, 2024 by Jack Alban

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