Not all weekend warriors have muscles to match, but don’t let that stop you from having a picture-perfect yard this fall. Consumer Reports ShopSmart found some equipment that’ll make yard work a breeze, or at least a little less back-breaking.
Consumer Reports recently taste-tested a wide variety to see how they stack up against big-name national brands.
Prepaid debit cards are exploding in popularity. They can be used to buy items in stores, online and to get cash from ATMs. However, Consumer Reports Money Adviser found some prepaid cards are much better than others.
There are lots of changes with medical care these days, but when it comes to prescriptions, the cost only seems to go up.
Students are already gearing up to go back to school. For college students, that means shopping for gear that can provide some of the comforts of home.
For many children, the start of school brings the excitement of shopping for school supplies.
If you’re looking for a healthier burger choice and veggie or turkey burgers aren’t cutting it, you may want to try a bison burger
When it’s time to buy new ink cartridges for your printer, the cost can be a real shock. Did you know your printer is gobbling up ink that never lands on a page?
More and more people are using their tablets and smartphones to watch videos and listen to music.
Playing video games used to be anything but a workout. Then came “motion gaming” and that changed everything. Now, there are video games specifically designed to help you get in shape.
To keep the grass in Paris trim this summer, the city is using sheep. Apparently, they’re efficient and cheap, but if that option doesn’t work for you, Consumer Reports has some excellent lawnmower choices for you to chew on.
When you shop for sunscreen, you probably check the SPF rating, right? Consumer Reports’ latest tests on sunscreens find there’s no guarantee you’re actually getting the level of protection listed on the label.
You’ve heard them all: leaving your laptop plugged into the charger will harm your computer, or the more the mega pixels – the better the picture. In this technology age, there are so many new gadgets out there and there are so many myths that go along with them. KDKA’s John Shumway talks to some experts to exposes some of the “top tech myths.”
As more of us try to eat healthy, we’re replacing ground beef with ground turkey. It can be a better choice, but an investigation by Consumer Reports found ground turkey can also be a breeding ground for antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Keeping floors and carpets clean is a job in and of itself; but if you’ve got a pet that sheds a lot, you have a bigger challenge.