Tag: AirBnb

  • It’s time for the government to put consumers first

    It’s time for the government to put consumers first

    It’s a great time to be alive. In the past few years, we’ve been incredibly lucky to gain access to great technologies and services that make our lives better every day. Just think about the great problem-solving innovations we’ve had in recent years. Want a safer alternative to consuming nicotine? Enter vape devices. Looking for a…

  • Travelers and hosts love homesharing: We must embrace it

    Travelers and hosts love homesharing: We must embrace it

    Consumer Choice Center Deputy Director Yaël Ossowski joined Joe Catenacci on 106.7 FM to discuss homesharing and Airbnb, the Consumer Choice Center’s mission, and different trends in the sharing economy that are empowering the consumer across the country. 3. April 2019 http://consumerchoicecenter.org

  • Quebec Seeks to Tax and Regulate AirBnb Out of Existence

    Despite being popular with travelers and hosts alike, the government of Quebec is doing everything it can to stop AirBnb. (PanAm Post) Español By Yaël Ossowski – August 20, 2014 During a recent stint back in Montreal, I decided to try the service AirBnb, by now a ritual of my international travel. I’ve used it…