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Overcharge

To assess a buyer too much for a product. For example, one may sell a cheap television worth $200 for $500. Because pricing is somewhat subjective, it can be difficult to determine when someone has been overcharged.
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The Flomaster sprayer was the only item overcharged.
Instead of saying sorry to Ronnie - who'd understandably been rude to staff after twice being overcharged - the big, brave manager called five burly lads from the shop floor into his office and ordered them to stand guard while forcing Mr Helsby to sign a form saying he'd never darken their doors again.
Retired builder Ronnie Helsby, 67, complained after his local branch overcharged him pounds 45 for pounds 235 worth of wood.
WorkComp, after an audit of past records last fall, found that Melody had been overcharged by $138,707 on its workers compensation premiums just in the past two years.
said Wednesday it had overcharged 179 individual or corporate customers by some 1.
Trading Standards checked it out for us and agreed we were being overcharged by about 50 per cent.
Upon completion of an audit, the mortgagors will either recover lost money or at least be satisfied in knowing that they have not been overcharged.
Given the difficulty of determining just who had been overcharged ten or more years ago and by how much, dividing the spoils proved difficult.
The lawsuits alleged that title insurance companies overcharged borrowers for such premiums by failing to charge them a discounted premium as required by Florida law, known as the Reissue Rate.
LAHORE -- The National Highways and Motorway Police, Central Zone, got Rs 6,391,595 from transporters overcharged from passengers during Eidul Azha days and returned the money to 37,564 passengers.
During March to May 2016, the Employment Agencies Administration (EAA) of Labour Department (LD) received complaints from a FDH against Jen's and three FDHs against Ursula for being overcharged commission.
The overcharged amount would have to be returned to the passenger.