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Thursday, Jul 6, 2017

The Truth About DIY Sunscreens

The Truth About DIY Sunscreens

Consumer Reports warns, one thing you should not try to make at home is sunscreen.

Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017

Consumer Reports: Top Tested Insect Repellents

Consumer Reports: Top Tested Insect Repellents

Whether you’re headed into the woods or just hanging out in the backyard, Consumer Reports says a good insect repellent is a must.

Tuesday, Jul 4, 2017

Foods That Claim No Antibiotics

Foods That Claim No Antibiotics

More people are buying chicken and beef with labels that promise no antibiotics, according to a nationally-representative Consumer Reports survey.

Monday, Jul 3, 2017

The Dos and Don'ts When Buying a Used Car

The Dos and Don'ts When Buying a Used Car

Consumer Reports has some great tips to help protect you from buying a used car dud.

Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017

Healthy Pastas for Your 4th of July BBQ

Healthy Pastas for Your 4th of July BBQ

Consumer Reports looked at which pasta alternatives are tasty and nutritious.

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017

Picking The Right Paintbrush For Your Home

Picking The Right Paintbrush For Your Home

Remodeling is not cheap. So when it comes to trimming costs, a lot of people choose to save money and do some of the painting themselves. To do a good job, Consumer Reports says to start with top-rated...

Monday, Jun 26, 2017

Your Kid's Online Privacy - Connected Toys

Your Kid's Online Privacy - Connected Toys

It’s no secret that sharing personal information online comes with risk. But what if toys were also making it possible for hackers to access both you and your children’s information? Consumer Reports has...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017

How to Take Care of Your Bike Helmet

How to Take Care of Your Bike Helmet

A bike helmet is designed to absorb impact – but also needs to be lightweight, to be practical – so it can be vulnerable. Consumer Reports says you should handle a bike helmet with care, if you want it to...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

What the Fiduciary Rule Means for Your Investments

What the Fiduciary Rule Means for Your Investments

When it comes to retirement savings, you might assume that the person giving you investment advice is acting in your best interest, but that's not always the case. A plan that will require them to do so...

Thursday, Jun 22, 2017

How To Shoot Better Video

How To Shoot Better Video

Whether you want to shoot video of that special moment in your kid’s life or get some cool clips of summertime fun, there’s a camera for it. But knowing how to shoot well can make or break your video.

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Round 3: Vote for Your Favorite Fair Food
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