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Friday, Feb 24, 2017

Eating Out: Unhealthy Kids Meals

Eating Out: Unhealthy Kids Meals

Taking your kids out to eat can present real challenges when it comes to finding healthy choices.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017

Tattoo Regret, Best Removal Methods

Tattoo Regret, Best Removal Methods

There are many options for getting a Tattoo removed and Consumer Reports takes a look at the safest and most effective ways.

Monday, Feb 20, 2017

Testing out Big Blenders

Testing out Big Blenders

Consumer Reports’ latest tests include blenders that cost as little as $40 all the way up to more than $600.

Friday, Feb 17, 2017

Consumer Report's Best Inexpensive Cell Phone Plans

Consumer Report's Best Inexpensive Cell Phone Plans

No one wants to pay more for their cell phone plan than they have to, and all cell phone plans are not created the same.

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017

Genetic Testing Your Health

Genetic Testing Your Health

If you could find out whether you might develop certain cancers or heart disease, would you want to know? Genetic testing makes that possible, but Consumer Reports says not everyone benefits from this cutting...

Monday, Feb 13, 2017

Tracking Teen Drivers

Tracking Teen Drivers

Car accidents are the number one cause of death for teenagers. Teens are inexperienced drivers, and they tend to speed. Consumer Reports has tested three devices that you install in the car to keep tabs on your...

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017

Choosing the Right Dating Site to Find Love

Choosing the Right Dating Site to Find Love

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and many singles in North Texas will likely be logging into dating apps hoping to find Mr. or Ms. Right. What sites maximize your chances at finding love?

Tuesday, Feb 7, 2017

Is Identity Theft Insurance Worth It?

Is Identity Theft Insurance Worth It?

Whether you're shopping online or swiping your card at a store, hackers have lots of opportunities to steal your identity. You can buy inexpensive identity theft insurance. But is it worth it?

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017

Healthy, Tasty Super Bowl Appetizers

Healthy, Tasty Super Bowl Appetizers

The Super Bowl is around the corner but that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice your diet. Consumer Reports finds some healthier options for your game day.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017

Consumer Reports: Guide to Buying Glasses Online

Consumer Reports: Guide to Buying Glasses Online

Shopping for eyeglasses isn't what it used to be. Online retailers offer convenience and discount pricing, but there can be risks.

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