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Friday, Sep 7, 2018

What to Know About Buying a Used Rental Car

What to Know About Buying a Used Rental Car

If you’re thinking of buying a used car directly from a rental car company - you could be getting a steal. But before you dive in, make sure you look into the life of these cars. Consumer Reports explains.

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018

Which Dishwashers Have Staying Power: Consumer Reports

Which Dishwashers Have Staying Power: Consumer Reports

How to help your dishwasher last longer, and do a better job.

Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018

Here's Why You Should Dry Your Laundry on a Line

Here's Why You Should Dry Your Laundry on a Line

In this day and age, most people don’t think twice about the way they do their laundry. But experts at Consumer Reports say there are plenty of reasons to go old-school by giving up your clothes dryer and drying...

Friday, Aug 3, 2018

What's New With Big Ticket Appliances

What's New With Big Ticket Appliances

Do your kitchen appliances need an overhaul? If it’s been awhile since you’ve shopped around, a lot has changed, and that’s where Consumer Reports comes in. It tests hundreds of appliances every year, to...

Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018

Consumer Reports Tests Charcoal Grills

Consumer Reports Tests Charcoal Grills

Charcoal grills are tested to see which performs best.

Friday, Jul 27, 2018

Protect Your Kids From Household Dangers

Protect Your Kids From Household Dangers

The amount of young children getting into potentially harmful things around the house is staggering.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018

Examining Breakfast Options on the Run

Examining Breakfast Options on the Run

Consumer Reports’ food experts tasted 48 breakfast items and collected nutrition data, looking for healthier and tasty options.

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018

Safety Questions to Ask Your Airbnb Host

Safety Questions to Ask Your Airbnb Host

Vacation rentals found on Airbnb can provide a great alternative for your summer getaway. But how do you know what you saw online is what you're going to get? And even worse, could it be unsafe?

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

Prevent Skin Cancer With Sunscreen

Prevent Skin Cancer With Sunscreen

Nearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancer in the U.S. every year, making it the most common form of cancer in the country. But it is often preventable. Consumer Reports offers three simple steps...

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018

Top Tested Mosquito and Tick Repellents

Top Tested Mosquito and Tick Repellents

Mosquito and tick-borne diseases are on the rise nationwide. The best way to protect yourself is with a good insect repellent. Consumer Reports has exclusive new ratings including the best repellents to use for...

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Free Food & Wellness Expo in Southern Dallas
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