Airlines hit with fines, underagers buying vapes: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet
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Underagers still buying vapes
If you have teenagers in the house, heads up: Despite laws in Ontario aimed at preventing people under the age of 19 from buying vaping products, some parents say their teens have that will sell them to minors anyway.
Airlines hit with $45K in fines
Do you know what rights you're entitled to while flying? Air Canada, WestJet, Air Transat and Porter Airlines were after being accused of failing to post passengers' rights information at designated locations in airports. In 2017, we investigated will give you the protections you want.
Has your Fitbit been acting up?
For the past month, the company behind Fitbit has remained silent while customer for its Charge 2 fitness tracker that ruined some devices. But this week, in the wake of a CBC News investigation, Fitbit acknowledged there's a problem.
SmileDirectClub files suit against Manitoba dentists
A company that offers an alternative way to fix your teeth has just filed a lawsuit against the Manitoba Dental Association. SmileDirectClub is a U.S. company that . They are suing over emails the MDA sent to members reminding them they must provide patients with in-person exams, and that taking impressions of teeth for retainers is a regulated activity that must be done with a dentist on site. SmileDirect, which sometimes bypasses those steps, is accusing the MDA of making "false or misleading statements" and says it is not subject to regulation by the dental association.
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