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Quick-Fix Product Round-Up

Posted: 05/20/2012 - With so many projects to do around the house, who doesn't need a helping hand? Imagine lifting heavy furniture without breaking a sweat? Getting a carpet stain out without lifting a finger?

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Escalating Bank Overdraft Fees

Posted: 05/20/2012 - High bank fees, including charging for debit card use, had people taking to the streets last year. Some banks caved on that issue. But Consumer Reports says that hasn't slowed banks down. They're racking up billions of dollars in overdraft fees.

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Best On-The-Go Egg Sandwich

Posted: 05/20/2012 - More and more fast-food restaurants are getting in the breakfast game. But heads up-some choices can load you up with a day's worth of fat and sodium!

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Pans That Sizzle & Fizzle

Posted: 05/17/2012 - Nonstick cookware outsells uncoated pans by about three to one. But Consumer Reports' tests turned up some problems.

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Tough Trash Bags

Posted: 05/17/2012 - Americans generate 250 million tons of garbage each year. That means a lot of garbage bags.

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Restaurant Nutrition Limits

Posted: 05/17/2012 - Eating out tonight? Be warned...there's a 96% chance that your entree will fail to meet federal nutrition recommendations for both adults and kids.

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Hotels Offer Free Gas Cards

Posted: 05/17/2012 - And finally, you could end up with some free gas during your next hotel stay.

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Staying Grounded

Posted: 05/16/2012 - According to three surveys released this week, Americans are remaining cautious of their money when making those summer plans.

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Check Those Tires!

Posted: 05/16/2012 - Those underinflated tires could kill you.

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Overseas Calling Card Caution

Posted: 05/13/2012 - People with family and friends overseas spend more than two billion dollars a year on prepaid phone cards. But a Consumer Reports investigation finds it's buyer beware.

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Troubling Rise In C-Sections

Posted: 05/13/2012 - When it comes to major surgery in the United States, the most common is Cesarean sections on pregnant women. But Consumer Reports says all too often C-sections are not necessary.

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CPSC Warning: No Drawstrings!

Posted: 05/09/2012 - The Consumer Product Safety Commission has a reminder and warning...drawstrings are not allowed!

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