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Surge pricing, please don’t turn into a scourge | The New Paper

Surge pricing, please don’t turn into a scourge | The New Paper

Dynamic pricing for taxis may lead to fewer cabbies plying the road for flag-down customers So it looks like nothing is standing in the way of taxi companies imposing their version of “surge pricing” on customers. Last Friday, the Public Transport Council (PTC) and the Land Transport Authority (LTA) issued a statement saying they had […]

No surge pricing now, but a flat-fare structure similar to metered fares soon: ComfortDelGro, Transport | THE BUSINESS TIMES

No surge pricing now, but a flat-fare structure similar to metered fares soon: ComfortDelGro, Transport | THE BUSINESS TIMES

THERE will be no surge pricing for now, but a flat-fare option based on current fare structures will be introduced in two to three weeks’ time for the mobile app users of Singapore’s largest taxi company, ComfortDelGro. This comes even as Singapore’s third-largest taxi company, SMRT, said that it will be introducing surge pricing, which […]

Volume pricing and the micro carrier | Business content from American Trucker

Volume pricing and the micro carrier | Business content from American Trucker

Trucking hauling rates are volatile and ever-changing—and based on multiple influences. Some of these influences are controllable and others are not, with the majority fitting into the noncontrollable category. There are fuel prices, costs of doing business, driver pay, etc. Then there are broad market forces, competition for loads, other specific market forces such as […]

The Quick-and-Dirty Pricing Guide for New Writers | Command Copywriter

The Quick-and-Dirty Pricing Guide for New Writers | Command Copywriter

Finally! You’ve got a live one. A marketer or other professional who wants you to write something for them, and now they want to know how much it’s going to cost. ACK. Is there anything anyone hates more than deciding what to charge? No, no there is not. If it’s any help at all, everyone […]

James Hay overhauls pricing structure | Fund Strategy

James Hay overhauls pricing structure | Fund Strategy

James Hay has overhauled its pricing structure across a number of product ranges, set to favour the largest investors. The firm has increased charges for the lowest tiered investment brackets and decreased the fees for the higher band by 0.04 percentage points. For its Modular iPlan portfolio the firm has introduced a new tiered structure […]

The Need For Transparent Pricing Of Bank Services | Bloomberg Quint

The Need For Transparent Pricing Of Bank Services | Bloomberg Quint

Calculating How Much To Charge Banks are arriving at charges in an arbitrary manner, as they lack accurate data on costing. They honestly don’t know what each product or service costs them. Instead, they offer a total cost or a branch cost which is meaningless. What we need from them is to know what the […]

Surge Pricing: Is It Right for Tax and Accounting Firms | CPA Practice Advisor

Surge Pricing: Is It Right for Tax and Accounting Firms | CPA Practice Advisor

Surge pricing: Some call it price gouging, others call it the price of convenience. Still others just call it supply and demand. If you’ve used Uber or one of its competitors in a large city, particularly during peak traffic hours or during special events, you’ve likely paid what is known as surge pricing. But Uber […]

My Universal Pricing Strategy for Commercial and Non-Commercial Photography | Fstoppers

My Universal Pricing Strategy for Commercial and Non-Commercial Photography | Fstoppers

Pricing has always been a subject of interest for photographers. Whether you practice high-end commercial photography or you take beautiful family portraits, understanding and determining a just pricing strategy for you and the client is very important. When I started I didn’t have an idea how to put a price on my work. I began […]

FCA should outright ban ludicrous practice of dual pricing | FTAdviser.com

FCA should outright ban ludicrous practice of dual pricing | FTAdviser.com

The issue arises from the dual-pricing mechanism used by most unit trusts, whereby the product will quote the price at which it will issue units and the price at which it will cancel them. The difference between the two is meant to capture any sales charge – less of an issue post-RDR – plus the […]

Vietnamese prefer low-cost products and services with decent quality | VietNamNet

Vietnamese prefer low-cost products and services with decent quality | VietNamNet

Le Thanh Nguyen in HCMC last week bought 100 medical masks at once, because she only had to pay VND15,000 only for every box of 50 masks. But she later regretted her decision as she discovered that the mask was made of dirty cotton. The case has stirred a debate about sale strategy in Vietnam. […]