Consumer Reports

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‘Consumer Reports’ Names Worst Cars Of 2015

After spending months testing and evaluating a variety of vehicles, “Consumer Reports” has picked four car models that they consider to be the worst cars of 2015.


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Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability Scores

Lexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.


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Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top Pick

The Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports’ top pick in this year’s automotive rankings.


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Store Owners Hope Last Minute Shoppers Make Up For Sluggish Season

Time is running out if you haven’t finished all your holiday shopping.


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Protecting Your Phones And Gadgets At The Beach

There are all kinds of fancy gadgets you can buy to protect your phone, e-reader or tablet, but Consumer Reports found a simple zip-top plastic bag from the grocery store works just as well.


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Consumer Reports Rates Doctors In Mass.

Consumer Reports, best known for rating the nuts and bolts of cars, household appliances and other electronics, is getting into the business of rating primary care doctors.


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Local Supermarkets At Top And Bottom Of New Survey

There’s a new Consumer Reports survey out on the best and worst supermarket chains in the country and a newcomer to Massachusetts sits at the top.


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Report Says U.S. Shoppers Irked By Poor Customer Service

It is the frustrating reality of being a consumer, and some say its getting worse. It turns out most of us aren’t very happy with customer service at stores across the country.


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Jenny Craig Top Diet In Consumer Reports Ratings

For the third time Consumer Reports has rated weight loss programs and each time they have a different winner.


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Expert: Grocery Shoppers Paying More And Getting Less

The price of food is going up. Shoppers have noticed.