Consumer Reports rates best, worst value cars
Just because a car is cheap to buy doesn’t make it a good value.
Consumer Reports: Contaminated chicken
If you eat chicken, heads up! Consumer Reports’ tests of more than 300 raw chicken breasts purchased at stores across the country found…
Consumer Reports: Home exercise equipment
So you’ve made that resolution to get in shape. Having an exercise machine at home can make it easier.
Picking the perfect pour
Holiday celebrations and sipping wine often go hand-in-hand but which do you chose? The wine experts at Consumer Reports bring their…
Best Buy Black Friday preview released
We are finally getting details of some of the deals coming from Best Buy on Black Friday 2013.
Not all fitness games are created equal
Lots of video games are advertised as a fun way to get fit, but some are just party games and don't provide a great workout. Consumer Reports…
Lenders may be using secret credit score
Americans spend millions of dollars each year to find out their credit scores. But the one you pay for isn't necessarily the one lenders are…
Testosterone therapy isn't a cure-all
Sales of testosterone prescriptions are soaring, topping $2 billion in 2012. But Consumer Reports says most men don't need testosterone treatments.
Many sunscreens don't deliver their SPF
Consumer Reports tested a dozen sunscreens both lotions and sprays and finds there is no guarantee you are getting the level of protection…
Secure your smartphone in 3 steps
If you store sensitive information on your smartphone, losing track of it could spell disaster. A just-released survey by Consumer Reports…
Expanding toys pose safety risk for kids
They're colorful and alluring, but Consumer Reports says there's a potential safety hazard with popular small toy balls and beads that expand…
What your next new car is missing
When you go to buy a car, it's a big investment. Consumer Reports finds that a number of new cars are disappointing when you get them home.
Auto insurers may now begin tracking you
John Matarese reports on the next "big brother" gadget from insureres.
The hidden fees with low cost airlines
John Matarese shows one downside of flying a discount airline
Tax tip: Avoid these dangerous deductions
It's the height of tax season, and right now most of us are organizing our paperwork, looking for those 1099s, and trying to figure…
Local stores pulling beef products after recall
The USDA says Oklahoma and 35 other states have received shipments of tainted beef from the California-based Rancho Feeding Corporation.
Ottomans recalled due to suffocation risk
Rowe Fine Furniture Inc. is recalling about 220 ottomans because young children could become trapped inside its storage compartment and suffocate.
Fire risk forces garage door opener recall
The Genie Company is recalling four models of its garage door openers due to a fire risk.