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Friday, Dec 29, 2017

Alcohol: How Much is Too Much?

Alcohol: How Much is Too Much?

Consumer Reports looks at the benefits and the risks of drinking alcohol in moderation.

Thursday, Dec 28, 2017

Change These Appliance Filters and Save Money

Change These Appliance Filters and Save Money

You can extend the life of your helpful appliances and have them work better and longer by keeping their filters clean.

Wednesday, Dec 27, 2017

How to Haggle and Save on Anything

How to Haggle and Save on Anything

Consumer Reports gives tips on how to get discounts and deals on items for sale online

Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017

How Rodents Could Feast on Your Car's Wiring

How Rodents Could Feast on Your Car's Wiring

As the weather starts to get colder, animals often look to make your car a home. Or worse, they might even make your car a meal.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017

Cordless Drills Are Useful, Practical Gifts You May Overlook

Cordless Drills Are Useful, Practical Gifts You May Overlook

It may not seem like the most romantic gift, but Consumer Reports says a cordless drill is one of the more useful and practical tools.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017

Last Minute Online Shopping Tips For Procrastinators

Last Minute Online Shopping Tips For Procrastinators

Consumer Reports says online retailers are eager to deliver to those who procrastinate, but you need to know who will give you the best delivery deal and get your stuff to you on time.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017

Technology Tries to Combat Distracted Driving

Technology Tries to Combat Distracted Driving

There are increasing safety measures in your smartphone and car to help you stay focused when behind the wheel.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017

Dangers of Kids and Cold Medicines

Dangers of Kids and Cold Medicines

As cold weather sets in, so do the nagging coughs and head colds that seem to spread so quickly from child to child.

Thursday, Nov 23, 2017

The Bot That Stole Christmas

The Bot That Stole Christmas

It's not just Black Friday parents that are snatching those hard to find Christmas presents up before you can find them, but hi-tech software.

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017

Confusing TV Terminology Broken Down for Black Friday

Confusing TV Terminology Broken Down for Black Friday

Shopping for a new TV? You'll likely find an alphabet soup of models and features, from UHD to OLED to HDR.

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