Q. Avocados are supposedly good for you. Can I assume that avocado oil is likewise healthful?—Joseph Ally, Shingle Springs, CA A.
Greek yogurt may be all the rage, but regular yogurt has its advantages: It tends to be higher in calcium and lower in calories, plus it costs less.
Labor Day arrives early this year so if you’re planning an outdoor barbecue, make sure you’re ready. You don’t want to send your guests home with an empty stomach, a bad impression, or worse.
Celebrating the workers who built this great nation, the Consumer Reports’ price analysts have combed through the hundreds of current incentives to identify the largest discounts on American-made cars and SUVs.
If you’re interested in shooting photos or video underwater, you have a variety of equipment choices.
Do a search on Amazon for Chromebook, and you’ll find a surprisingly large selection of these laptops.
This weekend Home Depot, Lowe’s, and Sears are featuring special buys on refrigerators with discounts ranging from 10 to 35 percent.
“O-care premiums to skyrocket,” said a headline in The Hill, a widely-read website on politics. That dire forecast was a dream come true for legions of the Affordable Care Act's detractors, who spread the troubling assertion far and wide on conservative media outlets.
After a nine-month wait, we’ve just taken delivery of the futuristic-looking BMW i3, a tall, rear-drive, electric-powered hatchback.
The number of health experts urging greater regulation of e-cigarettes keeps growing. This week, the World Health Organization and the American Heart Association urged tighter restriction of the devices.
When you suffer a serious illness or injury, the bills can start stacking up fast. Soon enough, you could find yourself saddled with a pile of medical debt, with your account turned over to a collections agency.
Our staff loves a good pickup, especially if it gets great mileage and can tow our assortment of travel trailers, boats, and race cars.
Just about all of us will need to contact customer service at some point, and too often the outcome ends in frustration.
From their very first day at college, many students will be paying fees to banks. Financial institutions—some of which have exclusive marketing rights on particular campuses—steer students into signing up for additional campus bank accounts that may charge high fees for accessing cash at ATMs and other common transactions such as purchasing books and meals.
These materials are made possible by a grant from the state Attorney General Consumer and Prescriber Education Grant Program, which is funded by the multistate settlement of consumer-fraud claims regarding the marketing of the prescription drug Neurontin (gabapentin).
We’ve just bought a 2015 Mercedes-Benz C300, the mainstream version of the newly redesigned C-Class sedan.
If you file for bankruptcy protection, up to about $1.25 million in assets in your IRAs are protected from claims by creditors.
With all the competition for counter space in the kitchen, do you really need a juicer in addition to a blender or food processor?
Hurry up and grab these discounts! We've found seven products that are at their lowest prices in September, including gas grills.
Samsung, the busiest smart-watch maker in the universe, today announced yet another new wearable, the Gear S.