8 wacky laws you need to knowLaws and bylaws regulate almost everything, from the length of the grass in your lawn, to where you can go to the bathroom. Ever since an Ontario resident recently went around exploiting every little wacky law in the book, these random legalities have become even more important. More than 58 people have reportedly received fines for minor infractions from the same culprit. To protect yourself, here are some laws that you've probably never heard of. That way, you can be prepared to deal with a similar neighbourhood menace, or even have some legal ammunition of your own.
- Fees, fees, fees. There are far too many of them that we know of and even a few more that we don't know about that are, sneakily, just added to our accounts. If you hate those fees (and who doesn't?) then here are a few ways you can either eliminate them completely or reduce them substantially. Some of the amounts may be small but they add up. By Gina Monaco
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