Consumer

2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Named Consumers Digest Automotive Best Buy

The 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid has been named an Automotive Best Buy by Consumers Digest, a trusted source for recommendations among consumers. For decades, Consumers Digest has been evaluating, rating and recommending vehicles. The vehicles that [...]

Seven substances added to Report on Carcinogens

Today’s release of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 14th Report on Carcinogens includes seven newly reviewed substances, bringing the cumulative total to 248 listings. The chemical trichloroethylene (TCE), and the metallic element cobalt [...]

Top 3 Ways to Stay Safe on Halloween

Each year, Nationwide publishes helpful tips to keep kids safe for Halloween as part of their Make Safe Happen® program.  Parents are encouraged to read this year’s Halloween safety guide, which includes these tips and more: 1. [...]

Debit Cards: Which Ones Are Best?

A debit card is a good tool for many reasons – such as if you have poor credit, or want to avoid bank checking fees, but still need to buy good online.  They are also quite [...]

Many Carry Wrong Credit Card, J.D. Power Study Finds

According to a JD Power 201 US Credit Card Satisfaction Study, about 20% of credit card customers are carrying the wrong card! More than one in five people have a card which has fees or rewards that [...]

Backup Plans May Keep You from Achieving Your Goals, Study Says

When it comes to setting organizational and personal goals, making a backup plan has been seen as a sensible way to deal with uncertainty — to be prepared if things don’t go as expected. However, new [...]

National Debt Relief Talks About Overcoming Debt Problems

National Debt Relief shared in a recent article published July 10, 2016 how a lot of consumers are having a hard time dealing with debt problems. The article, titled “4 Ways You Can Deal With Overwhelming [...]

Comprehensive Map of Primate Brain Development Published in Nature

According to the following news announcement, researchers at the Allen Institute for Brain Science have published an in-depth analysis of a comprehensive molecular atlas of brain development in the non-human primate.  Here is what they published: [...]

A Look at the Phenomenon of Cannabis Tourism

As the entire cannabis industry comes out from the shadows of the economy one of the industries flourishing more is marijuana related tourism. Under the new conditions seems that any cannabis related activity is a good [...]

FDA Approves New Obesity Weight Loss Device

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new obesity treatment device that uses a surgically-placed tube to drain a portion of the stomach contents after every meal. The device is intended to assist in [...]