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Skip ID Theft Services

Updated: 03/15/2013 - If you're concerned about someone stealing your identity, you might buy one of the many I-D protection services. Millions of Americans have, but is it worth it? Consumer Reports analyzed this billion-dollar industry.

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Costly New Car Surprises

Updated: 03/15/2013 - Car manufacturers are expected to sell 15 million new cars and trucks this year. Consumer Reports finds a number of new car offerings are disappointing once people get the vehicle home.

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Problem-Plauged Used Cars

Updated: 03/15/2013 - Consumer Reports not only tests cars - it asks nearly a million of its subscribers every year how well their cars are holding up. Some very popular vehicles have run into problems.

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Best Travel Cards for You

Updated: 03/07/2013 - What are the best travel cards that can stretch your dollars and offer the best deals? Consumer Reports Money Adviser crunches the numbers for you.

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Recall On Sprouted Grain Cereal

Updated: 03/05/2013 - The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment today announced a voluntary recall by Food For Life Baking Company of Corona, California, of its Ezekiel 4:9 Sprouted Grain Cereals

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Over-Hyped Antioxidants

Updated: 02/28/2013 - The latest buzzword in supermarkets is "antioxidants." These days you see it on all kinds of products. Consumer Reports looks beyond the hype to find out what you really need to know.

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This Isn't What I Expected

Updated: 02/28/2013 - When's the last time you bought something and it wasn't what you thought it was going to be? Judging from all the complaints Consumer Reports receives, it probably wasn't all that long ago.

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Consumer Reports Top Cars for 2013

Updated: 02/26/2013 - When it comes to testing cars, Consumer Reports goes the distance! After hours of testing, it names its Top Picks - the best of the best in 10 car categories.

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Ugly Side of Hair Extensions

Posted: 02/06/2013 - Hair extensions make you look like you have long, luscious locks. But Consumer Reports cautions that this beauty trend, fueled by celebrities who use hair extensions, can turn ugly.

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Trendy Tidying Tools

Updated: 01/18/2013 - What do couples fight about the most? Money comes to mind - but wait! A just-released Consumer Reports ShopSmart survey finds almost 40% of couples fight more about messes! Here are some new tools that can help clean up clutter and maybe keep the peace, too!

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Canned Food Complaints

Updated: 01/18/2013 - As a careful shopper, you try to get the most for your money. So once you get home and open canned foods, it can be disappointing to find lots of liquid.

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Windows 8 Laptops

Updated: 01/18/2013 - With the release of Windows 8, Microsoft's new operating system, a wave of laptops has hit store shelves. They're designed to take advantage of Windows' bold new design. Consumer Reports just rated dozens of the latest choices.

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January Consumer Reports Index

Updated: 01/15/2013 - The economy doesn't have much spark these days. Middle-income Americans were reluctant to spend over the holidays, according to a Consumer Reports Index. It finds the New Year brought growing financial troubles for all but the wealthiest.

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Financial Mistakes to Avoid

Updated: 01/04/2013 - The start of the new year is a good time to get your finances in order. In a just-released survey, Consumer Reports found a surprising number of people have overlooked some of the most basic financial precautions. That can be devastating, especially when disaster strikes.

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Top Diets

Updated: 01/04/2013 - More than two-thirds of American adults are overweight, even obese. At the top of many New Year's resolutions is the dreaded "D" word - diet. Consumer Reports' just-released survey of 9,000 subscribers rates more than a dozen of the most popular diets.

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Tablet Keyboards for Easy Typing

Updated: 12/07/2012 - Typing on a touch screen tablet can be frustrating. If you've got a tablet-lover on your list - a tablet keyboard may be the perfect holiday pickup!

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Making Glassware Sparkle

Updated: 12/07/2012 - Frustrated by filmy buildup on your glasses? There are detergent additives for dishwashers that promise to help. Consumer Reports tested to find out whether they really can deliver crystal clear results.

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Ford Overselling Its Mileage

Updated: 12/07/2012 - Ford is making a dramatic mileage claim for its redesigned 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid - 47 miles per gallon in the city, 47 on the highway and 47 combined.

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Tastiest Hot Appetizers

Updated: 12/07/2012 - 'Tis the season to celebrate with friends, family, and food! And this may be the year to upgrade your usual cheese and cracker appetizers. Consumer Reports finds certain ready-made appetizers can save you time and money.

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Fantastic Wireless Speakers

Updated: 12/07/2012 - Looking for a great gift this holiday season? Consumer Reports just tested wireless speakers. They make it easy to stream music from your smart phone, tablet, or computer without a bunch of wires.

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Best Kids' Tablets

Updated: 12/07/2012 - If you're not wild about sharing your tablet with your kids, there's good news. This year you'll find a lot more tablets made especially for them. And they are far from just kids' play. Consumer Reports checked them out.

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Money-Saving Prepaid Cell Plans

Updated: 11/30/2012 - What's the best cell-phone service? Verizon and two smaller companies - Consumer Cellular and U.S. Cellular - just earned top ratings in Consumer Reports' latest survey. But if you're trying to save money, Consumer Reports says a prepaid service can be a better option.

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Shocking Senior Financial Abuse

Updated: 11/30/2012 - Older Americans are easy victims for scam artists. But Consumer Reports has found increasingly it's trusted family and friends who are abusing the elderly - by draining bank accounts, selling valuables, or even taking over their real estate. And these crimes can often be very difficult to spot.

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Pork Contamination Concerns

Posted: 11/30/2012 - It used to be trichinosis was the big fear when eating pork, but the risk of getting that disease has been largely eliminated. However, Consumer Reports' latest tests of pork find there are new reasons to take precautions when eating pork.

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Exceptional E-Book Readers

Posted: 11/30/2012 - If you're looking to give someone an e-book reader this holiday season, listen up! There are plenty to choose from, and prices are lower than ever. Consumer Reports' tests single out the best.

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