$21 billion in fraud cost us all
As accountants gear up for tax season, so do the scam artists.
Could your pop cause cancer?
There may be more than fizz and bubbles in your soft drink, according to a recent study by Consumer Reports.
VIDEO: Why don't fast food photos match reality?
Consumer advocate Jonathan Walsh digs into the question: Why don't photographs in fast food advertisements often enough match fast…
Audi, GMC, Volvo among most reliable
Japan's lock on Consumer Reports' vehicle reliability rankings is starting to ease.
Surprising mall snacks to kill your diet
Watch out! A trip to the mall this weekend may be damaging, and not just to your wallet.
TEST: Love bacon? 3 BEST picks
Not sure which brands are best? Consumer Reports put bacon to the test to see which are worth the splurge.
Consumer Reports gives stroller warning
Project Runway star Heidi Klum's latest design is under scrutiny.
Save money on prescription drugs
For people taking prescription medicine regularly, Consumer Reports says the average annual cost is more than $700. But there are surprising…
Best hospitals for surgery
Consumer Reports just rated almost 2,500 hospitals for common surgical procedures, using a source of information that is…
Save on school supplies
Consumer Reports ShopSmart magazine has done some homework, sizing up everyday prices to help you find the best back-to-school bargains.
Consumer Reports: Top-rated tissues
A good tissue can really help see allergy sufferers through. Consumer Reports just tested more than a dozen tissues to see which ones you can…
Best quick pick-up vacuums
You can give your vacuum cleaner and yourself a break by considering a hand vac or stick vac to clean up everyday messes.
Products your family needs are getting smaller
We're all familiar with products shrinking in the grocery store. But for 2014, the trend is accelerating.
Tax Time: Avoid these dangerous deductions
John Matarese warns of some tax deductions that could lead to an audit
Fifth Third Bank oops: You filed bankruptcy!
John Matarese investigates Fifth Third Bank's credit bureau reporting error.
How to get HD channels with $2 homemade antenna
Forget paying for cable, people are now picking up dozens of TV stations, in crystal clear HD, with items in their pantry.
Water damage: Should you call insurance?
John Matarese has a warning before you call your insurance agent.
Danger of using personal phone for work
John Matarese has a warning for anyone using their personal cell for work calls