One expert says there’s two ways consumers can beef up their security when shopping online
If you’ve had your credit card compromised in the last year or two, you’re not alone. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) says millions of consumers..
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If you’ve had your credit card compromised in the last year or two, you’re not alone. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) says millions of consumers..
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), along with Southwest Airlines, is coming in for some Department of Transportation (DOT) criticism for how it han..
The Federal Reserve Board made a move on towards relaxing investment rules for banks on Thursday. In essence, the move aims to give banking entities permis..
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With several reports highlighting the benefits associated with consumers being more active in their daily lives, many people are opting to use a bikeshare..
Previous studies have explored how Daylight Savings Time can be more complicated than many consumers realize. Researchers have found that changing the cloc..
“It’s not my fault, officer. I didn’t rob the bank -- I just drove the getaway car.” Sounds like a pretty flimsy defense, don’t you think? Well, the Fe..
A report from a couple of weeks ago suggesting that General Motors is reviving the Hummer has turned out to be true. GM has confirmed it is bringing back t..
In an earnings call with investors this week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that the company is continuing to innovate and improve on the batteries used in its..
Increasing supplies of gasoline are benefiting consumers as gasoline wholesalers lose some pricing power. As a result, the decline in gas prices picked up..
Nissan North America is recalling about 307,962 model year 2001-2011 Nissan and Infiniti vehicles. The recall includes: Model year 2001-2003 Maxim..
After nearly three years of legal push and shove, Facebook has settled its lawsuit over the social media platform’s use of facial recognition.During an..
Waymo, the self-driving technology developer, has announced that it’s partnering with UPS to start delivering parcels.Taking the opportunity to broaden..
There have been a lot of “disrupter” businesses in the last decade that threatened to shake up the status quo. MoviePass is one that just didn’t work out...
A new study conducted by researchers from Johns Hopkins University called into question the way most consumers’ drinking water is kept clean. According..
Living with HIV can be a daily struggle, as those with the condition often have to contend with fatigue, weakness, and host of other symptoms. But regulato..
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 75 model year 2018 S560s and S450s. The vehicles may be equipped with front brake components (brake discs, calipe..
Chipotle Mexican Grill has agreed to a nearly $2 million settlement with the state of Massachusetts to resolve more than 13,000 alleged violations of child..
If your credit or debit card was among those captured by hackers who breached Wawa’s network last year, it’s probably now for sale on the dark web.This..
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg celebrated Data Privacy Day on Tuesday by recommitting to giving its users more control over their privacy. In laying out hi..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended that consumers cancel any nonessential to China due to a deadly outbreak of coronaviru..
Boeing’s bean counters have run the numbers on the impact of the 737 Max’s grounding on the company’s bottom line and the results are a pool of red ink --..
With many teachers looking to leave their profession after less than a decade, and many citing high stress levels, the results from a new study conducted b..
Experts have long been debating whether consumers should incorporate eggs into their diets or steer clear, as recent studies have cited the popular breakfa..
It’s a sad fact, but domestic violence is more common than many people realize. While it’s an uncomfortable subject to talk about, findings from a recent s..
With home prices still rising and expected to rise even faster in 2020, a lot of previously overlooked markets and neighborhoods may get added attention in..
Lipari Foods is expanding its earlier recall of Premo and Fresh Grab sandwiches to include all sandwiches with a Best By date of February 6, 2020 and earli..
BMW of North America is recalling 135 model year 2019-2020 330i and 330i xDrive vehicles. The outboard rear seat belt pretensioners may not lock as inte..
A dangerous outbreak of coronavirus that originated in China has forced the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to take a harder stance on tra..
Martin Shkreli, who became the poster boy for runaway drug prices in 2015, will now face price-fixing charges brought by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)..
McDonald’s doesn’t care if the chicken came before the egg or not, evidently. The fast food king has announced that it’s adding chicken sandwiches to its b..
The 2019 year-end report on identity crime is out, and the results aren’t very encouraging from a consumer standpoint.A quick thumbnail of the findings..
You’ve probably seen the TV commercials for the Ring doorbell security system, which allows a homeowner to monitor who’s at the front door from any remote..
Denny’s is the latest restaurant chain to commit to a plant-based burger on its menu. The restaurant, which had been test-marketing a burger made by Beyond..
The ways in which climate change affect consumers’ health -- particularly the youngest population -- have been documented at length. But new findings conti..
Part of the function of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is to make sure companies don’t make false claims when advertising their products, and..
As researchers continue to explore ways consumers can reduce their risk for Parkinson’s disease, like drinking more coffee or checking their proximity to m..
Chrysler is recalling 1,352 model year 2020 Jeep Renegades and Fiat 500Xs. The right rear brake caliper could have been fractured during the casting pro..
A new study says that commercial air travel has never been safer, and that trend should hold for the foreseeable future.The study, which was conducted..
E-scooters are becoming more popular among consumers, especially those who live in urban areas and value their high mobility. But a recent study shows that..
Taking a cue from San Francisco and Philadelphia, the New York City Council has voted to ban cashless stores and restaurants, claiming that they put consum..
A new study conducted by researchers from DePaul University found that Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), otherwise known as Myalgic Encephalitis/Chronic Fati..
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has taken steps to define what “abusive” means in a statute protecting consumers from abusive acts or pract..
At the start of the new year, many consumers pledge to lose weight as a way to boost their health; however, keeping the weight off can be very difficult...
What’s America’s highest-ranking bank for customer service? A bank based in Canada.In its 2019 ratings of eight major banks, J.D. Power and Associates..
Google has taken the unusual step of temporarily suspending all commercial browser extensions sold in the Chrome Web Store.The company says it has been..
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 129 model year 2015-2018 CLA250 & CLA250 4MATIC, and model year 2017-2018 CLA45 AMG vehicles.The Occupant Classi..
Fresh Location of Lenoir City, Tenn.. is recalling protein snack tray and protein trail mix.The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogene..
Shortly after citing the first U.S. case of an outbreak of coronavirus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says a second consumer in Chic..
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) may shut New York state out of a planned $20.4 billion broadband-funding program, and the Empire State’s U.S. s..
Many consumers are making conscious efforts to reduce their food waste, which oftentimes requires a careful reading and understanding of food labels. H..
While consumers certainly have their preference when it comes to living in busier cities or more rural towns, recent studies have found that the decision c..
Being passed over for a big contract can be frustrating for any company, but Amazon isn’t going to take a recent government decision lying down. Reuter..
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) stayed especially busy in 2019 by responding to fraud complaints from consumers.In a report wrapping up the year, th..
Gasoline prices drifted slightly lower during the week as winter-time demand remains weak and fuel supplies are growing.The AAA Fuel Gauge Survey shows..
Toyota is recalling about 139,000 model year 1998–2000 RAV4s, model year 1998–1999 RAV4 EVs, model year 1998–1999 Celicas and model year 1997–1998 Supras w..
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is considering changes to its Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA), which regulates service animals on flights.Ove..
Consumers could soon see their credit scores go down, thanks to changes that Fair Isaac Corporation plans for the way the FICO score is formulated.Cons..
Many parents worry about the risks of head injuries with their child athletes, and they might have good reason to do so. A new study conducted by researche..
There are many people out there who spend plenty of time and energy taking care of other people. Whether it’s a sick loved one or an older family member, p..
Budget airlines are enjoying some tailwind these days. A new report verifies that U.S.-based low-cost carriers (LCC) chalked up 246 million seats sold in 2..
A recent outbreak of a strain of coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has made its way to the U.S. after a consumer came back from a trip to Wuhan, China. The virus has..
A coalition of 18 states and the District of Columbia is asking the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) to reconsider a proposal that the state..
Motorola has announced a February 6 release date for its reboot of the Motorola Razr, a phone that dominated the cell phone universe before Apple released..
Recent studies have shown how our inner circadian rhythms can affect everything from our sleep cycles to the benefits we get from exercise. Now, a new stud..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is warning consumers about a potentially fatal virus that has finally landed in the U.S.The agency..
If Microsoft didn’t have enough on its plate with malware and the overall mess that came out of Windows 10, then it probably does now. A new report indicat..
As taxpayers start pulling all their year-end statements, invoices, and 1040 forms together so they can file their 2019 returns, the Internal Revenue Servi..
Toyota is recalling nearly 2.9 million vehicles to address an airbag issue. However, it has nothing to do with the ongoing Takata airbag recalls to replace..
It’s something that many consumers might have experienced when going to see their doctor. Your blood pressure could be reading low on one day, but it could..
Apple has tangled with the FBI on some occasions over refusing to unlock suspects’ iPhones. But an investigation by Reuters claims the company shelved plan..
With flu season well underway and experts urging consumers to get vaccinated, a new study is encouraging parents to make sure that their children also get..
While recent studies have assessed the genetic component of Alzheimer’s, a new study has determined yet another way that family history can play a role in..
Lipari Foods of Warren, Mich., is recalling various Premo and Fresh Grab wedge sandwiches.The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes...
The Takata airbag saga goes on, more than five years after it began. BMW has recalled nearly 375,000 older models sold in the U.S. to replace the inflators..
Tesla has disputed a claim that its cars are subject to instances of unintended acceleration as “completely false.”The claim was made in a petition to..
Some companies are taking the initiative to stay on the good side of younger consumers who are driving a trend towards more eco-friendly business practices..
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is warning job applicants that cyber crooks are running an updated ruse to try and make off with personally ident..
New details are starting to appear in Uber’s switch to estimated ride prices in California in the wake of the state’s new gig labor law. According to the W..
Checking out at a grocery store or brick-and-mortar business may soon be as simple as waving your hand. The Wall Street Journal (WSJ), citing sources f..
Recent studies have highlighted how food insecurity can negatively affect consumers’ health, in addition to hindering kids’ performance in school. Now, res..
With more and more young people occupying their free time with video games, and concerns about too much screen time continuing to surface, researchers from..
Chrysler is recalling 3,329 model year 2005-2006 Dodge Vipers.The Occupant Restraint Control (ORC) module may inadvertently deploy the airbags and/or s..
How secure is your smart home? It’s a question you might be asking after a hacker has published a list of Telnet logins for a half-million servers, as well..
It has already been shown that smoking during pregnancy increases the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) dramatically. But findings from a recent..
Apple’s CEO Tim Cook is calling for an overhaul to the global corporate tax world. At the heart of Cook’s comments is where multinational firms should be t..
Boeing has not only taken a public relations hit from its involvement in the fatal crashes of its 737 MAX aircraft; it has also taken a financial hit.A..
Recent studies have explored the difference in quality in men’s and women’s heart health-related treatments, with many women often receiving the wrong trea..
With vaping illnesses running rampant recently, researchers from the American Heart Association (AHA) dove deeper into the risks associated with another po..
Electric cars were once a novelty. Now they’re the future, with nearly every automaker racing to get new electric vehicles on the market.But the change..
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is continuing to update consumers on the number of lung illness (EVALI) cases that are connected to va..
Former Vice President Joe Biden, a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, has proposed legislation that would bring major change to the way..
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling eight model year 2019 Jetta GLIs, Golf Alltracks, and Golf GTIs.The front wheel bearings may have been imprope..
The U.S. Agriculture Department's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert for products assicated with a recall of hard b..
After stern warnings from Congress, 127 consumer complaints, 110 crashes, 52 injuries, and sitting on a petition to act for nearly a month, the National Hi..
Though defined by many as a rare disease, multiple sclerosis (MS) is debilitating for the millions of people worldwide who have it. There is currently no c..
Boeing’s 737 MAX planes have received plenty of press lately for additional safety issues and revelations that its employees thought the plane was unsafe...
According to the YouMail Robocall Index, there were 58.5 billion robocalls in 2019, marking a 22 percent increase over 2018 and a troublesome 92 percent hi..
While recent studies have explored how too much time in front of screens can affect young people’s mental health, a new study conducted by researchers from..
NBCUniversal is joining the streaming sweepstakes, announcing the launch of a new video service called Peacock. The service, which will debut later thi..
Toyota is looking skyward, announcing a collaboration with Joby Aviation (Joby), an aerospace company that is developing and commercializing all-electric v..
Limena of Palm Springs, Fla., is recalling its 1 lb. (16-oz.) blocks of Salvadorean String Cheese (Quesillo Cheese).The product may be contaminated wit..
It’s a new year, and plenty of consumers have made it their goal to get more fit and in shape during the course of 2020. But a recent report from the Cente..
America’s renewable energy sector hasn’t let the Trump administration's views on green energy and climate change get in the way for a second. According to..
It’s the eleventh hour for the Sprint/T-Mobile merger. The prolonged legal battle brought on by a group of states attorneys general drew to a close on Wedn..
Consumers can officially put any doubts or fears about eating romaine lettuce to rest. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has release..
The number of U.S. consumers using credit cards has increased 7 percent over the last five years, according to a new report from Packaged Facts.The rep..
Late last year, researchers from Newcastle University discovered how using the delicate wash cycle can have negative environmental repercussions. Now, rese..
Recent studies have shown how recreational marijuana use has affected consumers’ driving habits. Now, a new study conducted by researchers from McLean Hosp..
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing is recalling 9,468 model year 2019-2020 C-HRs, and model year 2020 Corollas & Corolla Hybrids with rear seat belt..
BMW of North America is recalling 3,012 model year 2019-2020 M5s and model year 2020 M8 Gran Coupes, M8 Coupes and M8 Convertibles.The transmission wir..
When ConsumerAffairs recently flew to Las Vegas for CES 2020, we were hopeful that the promises the airlines had been making were going to be in full view...
Do you remember the first time you had to file a tax return? For most first-timers, it was a daunting array of too many boxes and what-exactly-are-they-ask..
Unemployment is at a 50-year low; inflation -- the official version, at least -- is low; and the stock market is experiencing all-time highs. But if you ar..
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has caught the ire of the Center for Food Safety (CSF) for changes that it has made to pork safety inspections...
In a bid to boost her sagging presidential campaign, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) says she would not need the approval of Congress to cancel billions of..
With parents looking for more creative ways to guide their children to make healthier choices, a recent study conducted by researchers from the University..
Recent studies have focused a lot on commuting, as researchers have found that consumers can affect their overall well-being in both positive and negative..
McDonald’s has signaled that it’s serious about competing in the chicken sandwich wars. It’s added monosodium glutamate (MSG) to chicken sandwiches at more..
It can be invigorating for urban-dwelling consumers to get away from the cities they live in and spend some time in the great outdoors. Unfortunately, a re..
Ford Motor Company is recalling 600,166 model year 2006-2010 Ford Fusion, Mercury Milan and Lincoln Zephyr & MKZ vehicles.The valves within the ABS Hyd..
FiveStar Gourmet Foods is recalling MiniMeal2Go-ProteinPacks and MiniMeal2Go- AvocadoToast.The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes..
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 226 model year 2012-2015 Passats, model year 2011-2014 Golf A6s and model year 2011-2013 Audi A3 diesels, thought..
Consumers who develop Parkinson’s disease are all too aware of how it can wreak havoc on the nervous system and affect mobility. But findings from a recent..
Some bad juju has taken hold of three of the most popular dating apps -- Grindr, OKCupid, and Tinder, the last of which has nearly 8 million users in the U..
A herd of tech companies including IBM and Microsoft are showing support for Google in its copyright infringement case with Oracle, a Supreme Court (SCOTUS..
The Chevrolet Corvette Stingray apparently just gets better with age. The iconic American sports car, which debuted in 1959, was declared the North America..
Though researchers have found that cancer-related deaths are steadily declining, it’s important that consumers stay up-to-date on warning signs or potentia..
BP gas stations are introducing an app that the company says offers both convenience and security -- not to mention an introductory 5 cents a gallon off fu..
Despite many New Year’s resolutions to eat healthy, many consumers are still eating out with regularity. One recent study shows that all that extra time at..
A new study conducted by researchers from the University of Washington found that nearly half of all gun owners are keeping their guns unlocked at home...
Elon Musk has been watching way too much throwback TV. Musk’s Tesla cars might, a la KITT in ‘Knight Rider,” soon be talking to pedestrians if we’re to tak..
Recent studies have explored the ways that children’s physical and mental health can be affected by air pollution. Now, a new study conducted by researcher..
General Motors (GM) is said to be bringing back the Hummer, but in name only. The Wall Street Journal reports that GM’s reborn Hummer will be an all-electr..
The initial reaction to December’s employment report from the Labor Department was disappointment. Analysts were expecting a bigger number.Total non-fa..
Many consumers might want to take a nice cruise to the Bahamas, but far fewer would want to be targeted for this type of vacation with relentless spam phon..
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has proposed a $3.92 million fine against Southwest Airlines over what it says were incorrect calculations when i..
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling 2,167 model year 2013-2015 Jetta Hybrids with a DQ200 7-Speed DSG Automatic Transmission.Hairline cracks can d..
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is recalling three batches of Cold Brew with Coconut Cream Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert pints.The product may contain milk, an a..
The entrance of Apple’s AirPods back in 2016 forced other electronics companies to develop similar products, and even hearing aid manufacturers are produci..
One reality of the digital world is that mobile devices run on batteries that seem to constantly need charging. If you don’t have the right cord with you a..
The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is an international confab drawing 179,000 people from across the globe. Dozens of countries are represented, sh..
Suffice it to say, there’s a lot -- a LOT -- of stuff at the Consumer Electronics Show. One of our goals was to find..
Television pictures are getting sharper and crisper. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), 8k TVs are everywhere, and each manufacturer is trying to add..
Since two fatal crashes involving its 737 MAX jets occurred in late 2018 and early 2019, things have been going downhill for Boeing. The company has had it..
In the final months of 2019, experts were urging consumers to get the flu shot, as the virus hit earlier than expected. In an effort to avoid spending..
Recent studies have highlighted teens’ nightly struggles with sleep, which has been found to increase the likelihood of engaging in risky behaviors. No..
Oil prices have been volatile in response to the growing threat of military conflict between the U.S. and Iran, and prices at the gas pump have moved sligh..
General Motors is recalling 350,371 model year 2019-2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 trucks.The battery positive (B+) cable rings may..
At the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, there were lots of things that played to the “connected car” category. But there were also some things..
During ConsumerAffairs’ trip to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), we were reminded that the cornucopia of consumer tech gets larger every day. Whatever..
The U.S. and China are preparing to sign a partial trade agreement, easing tensions that have led to tariffs over more than a year.But that may not be..
Have you ever sat back and dreamed of landing a job that allowed you to earn six figures? Did those dreams ever include you working at Taco Bell? The f..
Consumers who use Uber’s ride-sharing service in California will be seeing a change to how prices are quoted when booking a ride. In the wake of the pa..
Technology has even made relaxing easier and a more pleasant experience.Several manufacturers of massage chairs are at the Consumer Electronics Show (C..
Health and fitness experts have increasingly found that a personalized approach to health and wellness works best, and digital tools now make it easier to..
While injuries related to e-scooter accidents are certainly not uncommon, especially for new riders, a new study conducted by researchers from the Universi..
Early last year, researchers found that the cancer death rate has been declining for the last three decades. Now, experts from the American Cancer Soci..
Subaru of America is recalling more than 750 K of the following vehicles: model year 2009-2013 Foresters, model year 2003-2006 Bajas, model year 2004..
General Motors is recalling 463,995 model year 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500s, Cadillac CT6s and GMC Sierra 1500s.Due to an Electronic Brake Control Mo..
Veggie Noodle Co. is recalling its Cece’s Veggie Co. brand Fresh Veggie Ramen with Chicken Broth.The product may be contaminated with Listeria monocyto..
Urban transportation technology can be complex or simple, and Smacircle, a Chinese start-up, says its newest product definitely falls into the latter categ..
Health-related technologies have come a long way since the back massager. We've reached the point where digital healthcare is more attractive, especially t..
If you’ve been on the internet for more than five minutes, you’ve likely had some exposure to online trolling -- a practice in which a person purposely tri..
It seems that wireless carrier Virgin Mobile will be going the way of the dinosaurs in less than a month. In a recently released FAQ on its site, the c..
Delta Airlines Chief Executive Ed Bastian took the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) on Tuesday to reaffirm that Delta senses technology is an e..
Three years ago, the people attending the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) were wowed by the introduction of working prototypes of flying cars.At..
A new study conducted by researchers from the University of California at San Diego found that pelvic exams, which are often used to detect cervical cancer..
Late last year, researchers from the British Heart Foundation highlighted the disparity between men’s and women’s healthcare, particularly when it comes to..
Buckle up, roll down the window, stick your head out, and enjoy the tech wind because the future of travel is on its way.At the Consumer Electronics Sh..
Cars began to be a bigger part of the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) when automakers began adding advanced features like Bluetooth connectivity and..
As e-cigarette-related deaths and illnesses affected dozens of consumers at the end of 2019, lawmakers tried doing their part to ensure that young people c..
IKEA has agreed to pay $46 million to the family of a young boy who died after being crushed by one of the company’s dressers back in 2017. A lawsuit f..
Studies have proven that Fine Arts majors have the worst job prospects in the U.S., and what the country really needs is more smart young people trained in..
Ring, the Amazon-owned company that provides home security services, is updating its privacy features in the wake of a recent data breach. The changes were..
A new study conducted by researchers from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center suggests that a new way of evaluating donor hearts for transplant c..
Consumers often post reviews of companies and services on sites like ConsumerAffairs because they want other people to know what to expect when doing busin..
Volvo Car of USA is recalling 144,937 model year 2011-2017 S60, S60I, V60, S60CC and V60CC vehicles.A component within the door latches may break, maki..
St. Louis-based Dierbergs Markets is recalling various products containing hardboiled egg in all 25 of its retail stores.The products may be contaminat..
If someone walks like an employee and talks like an employee, then aren’t they an employee? California says yes.A new law in California (Assembly Bill..
The future will be on display in Las Vegas this week as more than 4,500 exhibitors gather for the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Exhibits this y..
Since the New Year’s Eve announcement that the U.S. and China would sign the Phase One trade deal, specifics have been few and far between.In a Twitter..
Finding an effective treatment for any ailment often takes time, but sometimes researchers are lucky enough to come up with a solution that can kill two bi..
We’re only days into the new year, but Boeing’s already wishing 2020 would go away.While the aircraft manufacturer thought it was finally out of the wo..
Consumers who want to start off the new year in a healthy way often have a hard time getting their kids on the same page. While recent studies have fou..
As new cars continue to get more expensive, consumers are increasingly buying late-model used cars, according to recent research from Experian.In its r..
Following several years of litigation, HSBC Bank has agreed to pay $2.4 million to settle a class action lawsuit from consumers who said they received spam..
Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) is recalling 744,852 model year 2001-2011 vehicles. A full list of the recalled vehicles may be found here.The bonding betwee..
Bakkavor Foods USA is recalling Trader Joe’s Egg Salad and Trader Joe’s Old Fashioned Potato Salad.The products may be contaminated with Listeria monoc..
BMW of North America is recalling 245 model year 2020 Z4 M40i, Z4 sDrive30i, 330i and 330i xDrive vehicles, and model year 2020 Toyota Supras.The headl..
Does the mere use of the word “diet” on a brand name beverage deceive consumers into thinking that they’ll lose weight because they drink it? A U.S. federa..
The last couple of years for consumers have been jam-packed with privacy issues, wrestling with robocalls, Uber driving down the wrong side of the consumer..
American Airlines is one of three domestic carriers adversely affected by the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. It will likely be compensated by Bo..
Reports in recent weeks have suggested that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was getting ready to ban a litany of flavored cartridge-based e-cigarett..
Following military service, it’s important for veterans to stay on top of their health care. In a recent study, researchers from the Veterans Affairs Resea..
The holiday shopping season is over, so many retailers will be winding down their hiring to start 2020. But Lowe’s is already looking ahead to its busy spr..
Many parents worry about their children’s health, particularly when it comes to childhood obesity. Now, a new study conducted by researchers from St. Micha..
Ford Motor Company is recalling 3,857 model year 2020 Explorers and Lincoln Aviators.Over time, the protective sleeve on the vapor fuel line may chafe..
Advance Pierre Foods of Cincinnati, Ohio, is recalling approximately 15,739 pounds of ready-to-eat beef patties.The product may be contaminated with ex..
With the arrival of a new year, many consumers will already be preparing to file their 2019 federal tax return. But it could pay to be aware of tax changes..
California’s new labor law, AB 5, went into effect on Wednesday with the start of the new year. But a federal judge says that it doesn't apply to every wor..
What’s the safest airline to fly? Once again, it’s Qantas, according to AirlineRatings.com, an airline safety and product rating website.In its Top Twe..
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has handed Congress its latest National Do Not Call (DNC) Registry report, which focuses on how consumers and businesses..
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) spent the better part of 2019 stepping up the pressure on e-cigarettes. This year, the FDA may move from pressure to..
In the last few months of 2019, record numbers of vaping-related illnesses and deaths were plaguing consumers, and researchers ultimately made a connection..
Americans remained on the move in 2019, and United Van Lines, a nationwide moving company, says the highest percentage of consumers who moved chose Idaho...
A new study conducted by researchers from Penn Medicine found that consumers who opt for at-home fertility tests, commonly known as direct-to-consumer (DTC..