Apr 20, 2015

Best Used Cars Under $10,000 - Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

The latest Google Maps app is amazing, but also confusing. So in my column/vid today, I offer a tour and tips.

 David Pogue

The 25 careers in which women are most underpaid

Money.com

Eagle, Great Blue Heron and Sandhill Crane


From a distance, Great Blue Herons and Sand Hill Cranes look similar. But but close up, you see herons have a white face and Sandhills are grey with a red crown. Rolling in mud can give Sandhills a redish-brown appearance. Great Blue Herons fly with their necks tucked back while Sandshills don't

Blood pressure: How low do you really need to go? The surprising reasons you might be able to delay using meds to lower your pressure—or not take them at all

Consumer Reports

Surefire Ways to Save at the Supermarket

Consumer Reports

Deceptive ads, loan fraud and odometer fraud FTC cracks down on car dealers again

Bankrate, Inc

Group Of Doctors Want Dr. Oz Removed From Columbia Medical Faculty For Promoting “Quack Treatments”

Consumerist

Why NFL Players Are So Likely to Declare Bankruptcy

Money.com

Why you probably don't have to worry about being audited (unless your income is over $10 million

 Money.com

Apr 6, 2015

Your Embarrassing Online Searches About Health Problems Aren’t Private

Money.com

Video Shows Galaxy S6 Edge Will Bend; Samsung Says It’s Misleading

Consumerist

House on the Rock: weird nightmare or best experience of your life?


5 Questions to Ask Before You Hire a Roofer

Money.com

4 mobile risks tech-savvy people take

Bankrate, Inc.

10 Destinations That Got a Lot Cheaper to Visit in 2015

Money.com

5 signs you are buying a stolen car

Bankrate.com

These “Elite” Credit Cards Are Most Likely to Get Hacked

 Money.com

How to Make Tapping a $1 Million Retirement Plan Less Taxing

Money.com

Products on Deep Discount in April

Consumer Reports News

The 5 Best Antennas For Watching Free TV

Money.com

Sling TV’s Final Four Faltering Raises Concerns About Launch Of HBO Now

Consumerist

Why you're not sleeping and what to do about it

Consumer Reports

Woman loses $300 in Facebook grant scam

WCPO

BBB Scam Tracker Scams, Schemes, Con Games and Rip Offs

BBB

Mar 15, 2015

Monday: Get Free Ice Cream Cones at Dairy Queen

 Money.com

Free IHOP Pancakes on St Patty's Day

ConsumerEverthing

Journey into the Cave of the Mounds



I may have spent 45 years appearing on TV as a consumer advocate, but it is still an honor for me to be recognized by strangers. It happened again...this time in a very dark and damp place--Cave of the Mounds near Madison, WI. Becky, the nice and knowledgeable tour guide, pointed her flashlight and studied me like I was a stalagmite. " I've seen you on TV," she said. I've also been recognized as the creator of these videos for the Janesville Gazette. Folks in Janesville and Madison have come up to me to say they know me from my Gazette videos and appreciate them. Strangers being kind to an old fossil!

Wireless blood pressure monitors and blood glucose meters don't measure up

Consumer Reports

Opinion: 60 Minutes found that Lumber Liquidators' Chinese-made laminate flooring contains amounts of toxic formaldehyde that may not meet health and safety standards

CBS News

6 Tricks To A Quick Surgical Recovery

Consumer Reports

Basics Of Reverse Mortgages

 Bankrate.com

How to Learn to Love Your Job Again When You’re Feeling Burned Out

Money.com

Five reasons to beware of autopaying bills

Reuters

Fraud alert: Desperate to dump your time share? Watch out for these scam brokers

 Bankrate.com