A growing number of homeowners who refinance their mortgages are choosing 15-year loans over 30-year loans.
Seafood is good food. We all know that.
It sounds so simple – take a supplement and boost your memory. If only it were so easy to stay mentally sharp.
Consumer Reports applies some machine pressure on the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and comparable competitors to see how much it takes to get them to bend. And, whether the bending point indicates a significant design flaw.
The CEO of Seattle-based nail polish and beauty product company Julep - says she had no idea her customers had taken their complaints to the Better Business Bureau until the bureau issued a news release this week. Jane Park insists Julep is not a company that would intentionally ignore its customers and the issues that prompted the complaints have been addressed.
Consumer Reports tested two dozen brands of windows to see how well they stand up to the elements.
You can't avoid it. Sooner or later – whether they steal your wallet, secretly swipe your card or hack a database – a crook is going to get your credit or debit card number. Chances are this has already happened to you – maybe more than once.
Consumer Reports tests more than 40 portable generators to find the best performers.
Home canning "newbies" are learning the hard way about the importance of having the right directions when you're making jams and jellies. Case in point, this summer's instruction mix-up involving Sure-Jell Premium Fruit Pectin, one of the most popular brands of natural thickener for making jelly and jam.
Consumer Reports reviews the pitfalls that can come with some college bank cards. High fees are a big concern.
Consumer Reports offers advice for getting rid of old clothes, furniture and other things when you're doing your annual cleaning or moving someplace new.
You can wear them on your wrist, on your neck, and even on your face. They can help you check your e-mail, check your pulse, and check directions. They're wearable technology, and they're gaining in popularity. Wearable tech is still very new, but Consumer Reports thinks it's going to take off. A lot of big companies are jumping in the game, such as Samsung, LG, Motorola, and maybe even Apple.
Consumer Reports reviews over the counter medicine and explains the safest way to remove lice.
Consumer Reports explains how some Blu-ray players now also provide internet streaming options.
If you eat much salmon, you've probably noticed that gray-brown layer between the skin and the flesh. It has a pretty intense flavor.
Consumer Reports explains why convertible car seats are a logical choice to protect kids. Consumer Reports also identifies the best options.
Walmart released its "kid-approved" list of 20 toys that are expected to be big sellers for the upcoming holiday season.
Consumer Reports tasters explain what makes a cereal healthy and find healthy examples of cereal that taste good.
A time share can be a great vacation option for some people, but it's not an investment. Don't expect it to not appreciate in value over time.
Consumer Reports explains what so-called wearable technology has to offer and what developments are expected. Products that companies hope people will depend on more than cell phones.
With the new school year underway, it’s a good time for some health housekeeping. It’s important to check to see if your kids are up-to-date on their vaccinations.
Consumer Reports medical experts explain the types of fish that are safer and what to avoid when it comes to mercury concerns.
Consumer Reports surveyed more than 4,000 subscribers to determine which computer support technicians provided the best results.
Consumer Reports tested the latest ultra high definition TVs to see if they live up to the hype and whether you should buy one.
Consumer Reports recommends toaster ovens, microwaves and more that fit best into the college lifestyle.
You don't pay sticker price for your car, why should you pay full price for your car insurance? There are lots of discounts available that might reduce your monthly premium.
Consumer Reports calls on the FDA to reconsider its approval of a new prescription painkiller.
Consumer Reports looks at different options to help your cell phone battery last longer and what to do if you need an emergency charge.