Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 10:28 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Consumer Reports 2016 Annual Brand Report Card provides insight into who makes the best cars.

Friday, November 06, 2015 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

The Consumer Reports found a new trend of problems with transmissions.

Thursday, July 30, 2015 6:05 am
By Jay MacDonald ·

Consumer Reports says it has uncovered a wealth of questionable practices used to set auto insurance rates.

Monday, April 13, 2015 6:05 am
By Doug Whiteman ·

In this Bankrate podcast, see how a new consumer survey ranks America’s top supermarkets.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 6:00 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

The new 2013 Ram 1500 is now at the top of the latest Consumer Reports auto rankings.

Sunday, April 07, 2013 7:15 am
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

If you haven’t shopped around, there is a good chance you may be paying too much for your prescription drugs.

Saturday, March 09, 2013 6:05 am
By Tara Baukus Mello ·

Japanese car brands ranked the highest, representing eight of the top 10 brands in the Consumer Reports Annual Report Card.

Monday, July 02, 2012 5:55 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps ·

A reverse mortgage is a complex financial transaction, so approach one cautiously and get expert help making a decision.

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 10:09 am
By Naomi Mannino ·

The invasion of the pods is upon us. While single-use dishwasher detergents — nicknamed “pods,” “paks” and “tabs” — have been around more than a year, trial sizes of single-dose laundry detergent Tide Pods and All Mighty Paks are appearing in some Wal-Mart stores. And you can expect Arm & Hammer Toss N’ Done Power Paks and Purex Power