Mortgage rates just keep heading lower, defying expectations. Currently, the average rate is 3.56 percent for a fixed-rate 30-year loan.
Most Americans believe if a vehicle has been recalled due to a safety defect that could cause imminent danger, the owner should be legally required to bring the car to a dealership to get it fixed.
Owners of Kiddy World Plus child seats will receive a full refund of the purchase price of their seats as part of a recall program.
After age 50, regular screenings for colorectal cancer can be a lifesaver. But if you're too squeamish to undergo a colonoscopy, an annual fecal occult blood test, which looks for blood in your stool that can stem from precancerous polyps or colorectal cancer, can be a good alternative—if you do it right.
If you shop at Costco, you may now have a new credit card. That's because last week Costco switched from providing its customers with the Costco American Express TrueEarnings card to the new Citi Costco Anywhere Visa.
John DeLibero, of Westport, Conn., had been with his partner, Martin Johnson, for more than 14 years when they learned of the U.S.
Since the Volkswagen emissions scandal broke last September, Consumer Reports has called for the carmaker to make owners whole and pay penalties for its deception.
Life can be messy. One moment you’re enjoying a hot dog with mustard when a splatter of the yellow stuff suddenly lands on your shirt.
Powdered peanut butter is made from roasted peanuts that have been pressed to remove most of the oil and then ground into a fine powder.
HP has issued a voluntary recall for the lithium-ion batteries in over a dozen laptop models due to threats of fire and burns.
Perhaps you’ve noticed the words “produced with genetic engineering” on food packages in your grocery store.
When Congressman Scott Peters walked into the House chamber on Wednesday, the California Democrat had no idea that video from his smartphone would soon be seen the world over.
Being able to fold a fitted sheet is the mark of an exceptional homemaker. Sure, paying the bills on time and keeping food in the fridge does more to keep your household running smoothly.
Most parents look for the best used car when shopping for their teen to save money, but although you may need to make compromises to stay within budget, don’t skimp on safety.
If you’re considering a 4K TV, which has four times as many pixels as a conventional 1080p HD set, you may be expecting to instantly see extra detail and sharpness on every show.
The bad news about antibiotic resistance keeps coming. In May, a report commissioned by UK Prime Minister David Cameron pointed out that 700,000 people each year die from bacterial infections that do not respond to antibiotics.
Most people feel uncomfortable leaving their smartphones behind for a short run to the grocery store much less a trip to another country.
Complaints about funky, smelly mold in front-loading washers started out as online chatter years ago and wound up in the courts, with a preliminary settlement reached with Whirlpool and Sears in several class-action lawsuits involving the Whirlpool, Maytag, and Kenmore front-loaders made by Whirlpool.
If you suffer from heartburn, the advertising for some products make them seem like a foolproof solution.
Millions of Americans use Nexium, Prevacid, Prilosec, or other drugs from a group of medications known as proton-pump inhibitors, or PPIs, to treat frequent heartburn.