What's Your Problem

What's Your Problem Cover

What's Your Problem

By Jon Yates

William Morrow & Company, Paperback, 9780062009883, 274pp.

Publication Date: June 24, 2016

Description

Watch out, Goliath. Jon Yates has a slingshot and he's teaching us how to use it. Amy Dickinson, New York Times bestselling author and America's favorite advice columnist

Jon Yates gives consumers a great primer on how to solve their own customer service problems. Angie Hicks, Founder of Angie's List

Jon Yates, the Chicago Tribune's popular Problem Solver, offers eminently practical, money-saving advice on how to become your own consumer advocate. What's Your Problem? is a godsend for anyone who has ever had to take on the bureaucracy from getting through to the cable company to dealing with identity theft to fighting the unfriendly skies. The first book of its kind a combination of illuminating true stories and essential advice for cutting through the red tape put up by local governments, health insurance companies, and heartless corporations What's Your Problem? is an indispensable handbook that can alleviate your frustrations once and for all and help you get the results you need fast



About the Author
Jon Yates grew up in Ames, Iowa, and began his newspaper career in Iowa City. He briefly covered Congressman Sonny Bono for the Palm Springs Desert Sun and was a crime reporter at the Nashville Tennessean. He lives in Oak Park, Illinois, with his wife, two kids, and eighty-pound mutt.


Praise For What's Your Problem

“A goldmine of hand-picked information for those trying to navigate today’s tough consumer terrain.”
-Kirkus Reviews

Watch out, Goliath. Jon Yates has a slingshot and he’s teaching us how to use it. This is ‘self help’ with an ass-kicking.
-Amy Dickinson, America's favorite advice columnist and New York Times bestselling author

Nothing less than a public service … [What’s Your Problem?] will make you feel smarter, wiser and well equipped to battle institutions and individuals who sometimes don’t have our best interests at heart-everyone from giant banks, utilities and insurance companies to sleazy car salesman, mechanics and contractors.
-Mark Di Vincenzo, New York Times bestselling author of Buy Ketchup In May and Fly at Noon

Jon Yates gives consumers a great primer on how to solve their own customer service problems.
-Angie Hicks, Founder of Angie's List