Oct 6, 2014

Bogus Ebola Treatments

Consumer Reports

Happiness along the Rock River


A river can tickle our emotions and make us happy!

Oct 5, 2014

GM Recalls Yet Another Half-Million Cars Over Increased Crash Risks

Consumerist

5 ways you're being duped by the labels on whiskey, produce, health food, beer & more

Money.com

Hey You! Consumerist Is Looking For A Weekend Writer

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Hey You! Consumerist Is Looking For A Weekend Writer

Consumerist

Microsoft Windows 10 Brings Back Favorite Features

Consumer Reports

Best Upright And Canister Vacuums - Consumer Reports News

Consumer Reports

How To Save Money On Holiday Gifts

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4 ways to win at Social Security

Bankrate

Analysis: Mortgage Rates Fall As Home Price Appreciation Slows

Bankrate.com

Analysis: Mortgage Rates Fall As Home Price Appreciation Slows

Bankrate.com

Used Car Prices Are Plummeting. Here’s Why

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Don't dare buy a used or new car with checking with Consumer Reports. If you have a library card, you may be able to log onto Consumer Reports from your personal computer. Among other things, Consumer Reports will tell you about car reliability and how much you should pay.

Sep 29, 2014

CONSUMER ALERT: Utility Scams Target Wisconsin Small Businesses

Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade & Consumer Protection

Woodpeckers make homes for many creatures, but they damage human homes...my weekly Janesville Gazette Video (No that's not my roof)


Interesting facts about woodpeckers from Wikipedia: "To prevent brain damage from the rapid and repeated impacts, woodpeckers have evolved a number of adaptations to protect the brain. These include small brain size, the orientation of the brain within the skull (which maximises the area of contact between the brain and the skull) and the short duration of contact. The millisecond before contact with wood a thickened nictitating membrane closes, protecting the eye from flying debris. The nostrils are also protected; they are often slit-like and have special feathers to cover them."

Hyundai Hyrdogen Fuel Cell Car Available for Lease-Kiplinger

Hyundai Hyrdogen Fuel Cell Car Available for Lease-Kiplinger:

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GM Ignition Recall Death Toll Increases Again, 23 Deaths Now Linked To Defective Switches

Consumerist

What to Say to a Colleague Who’s Been Fired

Money.com

Consider These Things Before Buying a Prepaid Cell Phone

DailyFinance Savings Experiment

Facebook’s New Ad Service Lets Advertisers Get Up Close And Personal Everywhere You Are

Consumerist

How to Get Late Fees Waived, Interest Rates Reduced: Just Ask!

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60 Minutes Video - Since 2008, con artists have been filing bogus tax returns and collecting millions - CBS.com

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Beware of Unauthorized $49.95 Credit Card Charges

Krebs on Security