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Debit-Card Theft On The Rise

Posted: 02/17/2009 - With the economy in trouble, criminals are targeting debit cards. They steal your PIN code-then steal your money. Consumer Reports tells you how to protect yourself.

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Best Noise-Canceling Headphones

Posted: 02/17/2009 - Whether we use them to listen to music or talk on the phone, we love our headphones. Sales topped $600 million last year. Consumer Reports tests several different types.

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Super Sewing Machine

Posted: 02/13/2009 - Consumer Reports tests a wide variety of sewing machines, including one that carries the "Project Runway" name.

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Great DTV Without Cable Or Satellite

Posted: 02/12/2009 - Consumer Reports tells you how to still get free TV-even high-definition-without having to sign up for any services like cable or satellite.

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Debt-Settlement Traps

Posted: 02/12/2009 - Americans are buried under more than $900 billion in Credit-card debt. No doubt you've seen debt-settlement companies advertise that they'll work with your creditors to reduce the money you owe. But Consumer Reports says, watch out, because you could end up in even worse financial trouble.

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Better Car-Battery Boosters

Posted: 02/11/2009 - Few things are more annoying than getting into your car and it won't start. Consumer Reports tested mini jump-starters to see if they've got the juice to get you back on the road.

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Best Glucose Monitors

Posted: 02/11/2009 - Consumer Reports tested 13 blood-glucose monitors to find the best for your dollar.

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Don't Overpay For Pet Food

Posted: 02/09/2009 - People are cutting back on everything...except pet food. Do you really have to pay top dollar?

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Top Coffee Grinders

Posted: 02/09/2009 - How far will you go for a great cup of coffee? For many people, grinding their own coffee beans is essential. Consumer Reports can help you find a good grinder for less.

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Best Colombian Coffee

Posted: 02/02/2009 - American drink 400 million cups of coffee every day. Consumer Reports tests top-selling Colombian coffee and found you don't have to pay a lot to brew a great cup.

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Drunk Driving Crash Caught On Video

Updated: 01/30/2009 - A drunk driver runs a red light, crashes into an unsuspecting driver and drives away. It's all on video.

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Savvy Secondhand Clothes Guide

Posted: 01/15/2009 - Secondhand sales are up 35%. Consumer Reports shows us how to take advantage of this trend.

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Diet Secrets

Posted: 01/15/2009 - We gain an average 20 pounds between the ages of 25 and 55. Consumer Reports surveyed 21,000 readers to find the secrets to keeping the weight off.

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Best Super Bowl Pizza

Posted: 01/15/2009 - A new microwave promises pizza in record time--would it work for your Super Bowl party? Consumer Reports puts it to the test.

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Plug-In Prius Holds Promise

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Conversion kits are already available to turn a Toyota Prius into a plug-in. It's expensive, but Consumer Reports wanted to test to see what the future's going to bring.

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Home Gyms For Under $100

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Gym memberships usually spike in January, but with the average membership costing hundreds of dollars a year-perhaps it's time for a home gym.

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Best Slow Cookers For Savings

Posted: 01/12/2009 - When it comes to small kitchen appliances, can you guess what the best-selling one is? It's slow cookers.

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Strategies To Pay Off Debt

Posted: 01/12/2009 - The average consumer owes $16,000 in credit card debt. Consumer Reports shows us why it pays to be strategic about paying off your debts.

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Best Pedometers For Getting Into Shape

Posted: 01/12/2009 - Consumer Reports tests small, inexpensive devices that can help people get on the right health track and stay there.

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Donations Sold Online

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Kylie Kirby has four young children so a desperate plea for baby items posted on Craigslist touched her heart.

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Handgun Found In Purse At Courthouse Entrance

Updated: 01/03/2009 - Adam Homan isn’t in medicine but he reads x-rays every work day. Friday the Douglas County Courthouse Entrance Security Officer diagnosed danger in a purse.

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Passenger Calms Violent Man On Airplane

Updated: 01/01/2009 - A 71 year old Omaha marketing executive doesn’t consider himself a hero. However passengers on a Continental Express Jet might see it differently.

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Shopping Scams Increase

Posted: 12/26/2008 - Some people shopping after Christmas may believe they are being paid to hunt for bargains.

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