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Getting Fit Without A Gym

Posted: 01/10/2013 - Getting more exercise is a top New Year's resolution. But you can skip the January rush to join a gym! Consumer Reports has advice on how to set up a home gym for less.

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Top TVs For The Super Bowl

Posted: 01/08/2013 - Are you in the market for a big-screen TV for the Super Bowl? Consumer Reports tests hundreds of televisions a year, and guess what-paying top dollar doesn't necessarily mean top performance.

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Trendy Tidying Tools

Posted: 01/06/2013 - What do couples fight about the most? Money comes to mind-but wait! A just-released Consumer Reports ShopSmart survey finds almost 40 percent of couples fight more about messes!

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Best Value Cars

Posted: 01/06/2013 - Now is a great time to buy a 2013 car. Consumer Reports says you can save hundreds of dollars if you take advantage of end-of-the-month, as well as end-of-the-year, deals.

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Quite Unusual Eliptical Cycles

Posted: 12/31/2012 - Looking to give your workout a kick-start in the new year? Consumer Reports has tested some very interesting exercise devices that'll help you burn off holiday treats in no time.

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As-Seen-On-TV Exercisers

Posted: 12/30/2012 - If getting into shape is high on your list of New Year's resolutions and you're wondering if some infomercial exercise products can get you there, you're in luck!

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Top Diets

Posted: 12/30/2012 - 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.

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Money-Saving Prepaid Cell Plans

Posted: 12/16/2012 - 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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Making Glassware Sparkle

Posted: 12/16/2012 - 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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Tastiest Hot Appetizers

Posted: 12/16/2012 - 'Tis the season to celebrate with friends, family, and food! And this may be the year to upgrade your usual cheese and cracker appetizers.

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Exceptional E-Book Readers

Posted: 12/13/2012 - 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.

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Exceptional E-Book Readers

Posted: 12/09/2012 - 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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Best Kids' Tablets

Posted: 12/09/2012 - 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.

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Tablet Keyboards For Easy Typing

Posted: 12/04/2012 - Tablet computers are easy to take wherever you go, but typing on a touch screen, especially for long periods of time, can be frustrating. If you've got a tablet-lover on your list-or you're just looking to make your own life easier-a tablet keyboard may be the perfect holiday pickup!

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Quality Cashmere Know-How

Posted: 12/04/2012 - Looking for a special gift? Cashmere sweaters are heavily marketed around the holidays. But do you have to spend hundreds of dollars to get good quality?

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Naughty & Nice Company Policies

Posted: 12/03/2012 - Santa's not the only one checking who's been naughty and nice this year. Consumer Reports is out with its third annual Naughty and Nice list highlighting company policies that deserve a thumbs up...or raspberries.

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Shocking Elderly Financial Abuse

Posted: 11/25/2012 - Older Americans are easy victims fro 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.

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Fantastic Wireless Speakers

Posted: 11/21/2012 - 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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Pork Contamination Concerns

Posted: 11/21/2012 - 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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Top Tablets

Posted: 11/20/2012 - If you're shopping for a tablet this holiday season, you've got a ton of choices. The newest offer great new features and lower prices than ever. But it can be tough to figure out what to get.

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Top Toasters

Posted: 11/18/2012 - Celebrities, high tech, and toasters? These three things don't usually go together. But Consumer Reports finds they do now.

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Maddening Packaging Tricks

Posted: 11/18/2012 - Product packaging-boxes, blister packs, and fancy packaging-can add up to a mountain of frustration.

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Easier, Cheaper Surround Sound

Posted: 11/12/2012 - Watching movies in your living room with surround sound is great, but getting set up can set you back big bucks. Home-theater-in-a-box systems can save you money and a lot of hassle.

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Best Buy Vacuums

Posted: 11/12/2012 - Nobody likes to vacuum. But have you ever thought about how many miles you've vacuumed in your life?

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Waste-of-Money Warranties

Posted: 11/11/2012 - Holiday shopping is just around the corner, and so are the hard sells for extended warranties and service plans. Consumer Reports says, there's a real dollars-and-cents reason for this.

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