March can be a slow shopping month, especially if you compare it to February, with its Valentine’s Day and Presidents’ Days sales. However, March isn't totally blank when it comes to sales. Look for sales on television sets, cruises, luggage, winter sports gear, and seasonal fruit.
Consumers are very interested in finding the best airline frequent flyer program. Most are willing to switch to another airline for the slightest discount. About 10 percent of flights are paid for with points or miles.
It was helpful Tuesday when a federal official advised Americans to prepare for a possible coronavirus outbreak where they live. Cities and towns should plan for “social distancing measures,” such as dividing school classes into smaller groups of students or closing schools.
The operator of a debt collection scheme has settled claims by the Federal Trade Commission and New York attorney general that he and the companies he controlled lied to consumers about how much debt they owed and used illegal scare tactics to collect it.
Last week, I spend days looking through my photo collections for photos for a funeral. It was a huge, huge trip down memory lane. Marriages, kids, divorces, travel, deaths, and more. I feel like I’ve been through an emotional wringer.
An accessory incline sleeper included with baby beds is being recalled by Kolcraft due to the risk of suffocation
Kolcraft is recalling about 51,000 inclined sleeper accessories included with its cuddle ‘n care 2-in-1 bassinet and preferred position 2-in-1 bassinet. Infant fatalities have been reported with other manufacturers’ products, after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side, or under other circumstances.
While luxury brands Porsche and Genesis claim the top two spots, moderately-priced brands are close behind in the latest Brand Report Card Rankings from Consumer Reports. The annual rankings show which automakers are producing the most well-performing, safe.
A low-income advocacy group filed a lawsuit Wednesday to invalidate the U.S. Department of Education’s new borrower defense rules, which dump protections from predatory schools and impose standards and hurdles for defrauded students seeking to cancel loans.
The average American household owes a near-record $8,700 to credit card companies. Forty-six million Americans, nearly one in five adults, think they will miss at least one credit card payment due date in 2020, according to a WalletHub credit cards survey released Tuesday.
Friends provide such joy in life. I was really fortunate when I moved to the Seattle area years ago and joined the League of Women Voters. I met a group of wonderful women who have become my good friends.