How to find free checking in 2014
John Matarese shows how to keep that checking account free
Back-to-school appliances for college students
Consumer Reports tests loads of appliances that can help stock your new digs... From toasters to coffee makers, they've got you covered.
Students need a lot more than pencils and paper these day. If a new computer is on your must-have list, Consumer Reports has suggestions for…
Mom's a Genius: Mouth-watering candles
They look good enough to eat, but they're not edible. Instead they're candles that are turning heads. Meet the mom who creates them.
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Get the best deal, and avoid duds, at yard sales
Summer is a great time for visiting yard sales. But if you are an amateur like me, too often we miss the best deals, or end up overpaying.
Starbucks to test new food trucks
Starbucks is getting into the food truck business with a series of new mobile stores that will be tested this fall.
Toyota pledges $1M toward DIA
Toyota has pledged $1 million toward the Detroit Institute of Arts' goal to raise $100 million to prevent the sale of art in…
HEALTH ALERT: Listeria found in Sam's Club salad
Michigan has issued a public health alert after listeria was found in a sample of chicken Caesar salad sold in suburban Detroit.
POLL: Americans disagree on how to pay for roads
A majority of Americans agree that the cost of good transportation is worthwhile, but they're divided over how to pay for it.
Chrysler and Ford sales skyrocket In July
Ford's U.S. sales jumped 10 percent in July on strong demand for its SUVs, and Chrysler says its U.S. sales rose 20 percent in July from…
FAA wants to fine Southwest Airlines $12 million
The Federal Aviation Administration is seeking to fine Southwest Airlines $13 million for failing to repair their airliners properly.