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David Lazarus

David Lazarus is an award-winning business columnist for the Los Angeles Times, focusing on consumer affairs. He also appears daily on KTLA-TV Channel 5 and is a part-time radio host. His work appears in newspapers across the country and has resulted in a variety of laws protecting consumers.
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There's little economic justification for tipping. But we can't stop doing it

Most servers do the best they can, and most restaurant patrons tip the same — 15% to 20% — regardless of service quality.

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Trump's pick for consumer agency chief has never stood up for consumers

White House budget official Kathy Kraninger is described by consumer advocates as "completely unqualified" to run the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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