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Consumer Reports: Supermarket choices overwhelming Video included

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A Consumer Reports survey finds many shoppers are overwhelmed by choices at the supermarket. More>>

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What are the best cars for under $25,000? Video included

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If you're in the market for a new car but you don't have much to spend, you're in luck. Your Money Team's Adam Murphy is protecting your money with the best cars for your buck under $25,000. He spoke to Consumer Reports about their test drives of hundreds of cars for their 2014 list. More>>

Consumer Reports: Trans fat hasn't disappeared Video included

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Consumer Reports finds many packaged foods still contain trans fat. More>>

Consumer Reports: Dyson vs. Swiffer Video included

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Consumer Reports pits the Dyson against the $40 Swiffer Sweeper. More>>

Consumer Reports: Apps to prevent texting and driving Video included

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Consumer Reports just tested new free apps designed to prevent texting and driving. More>>

How to protect your money when it comes to tires Video included

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It's the beginning of the rainy season here in Atlanta. That's always a great time to make sure your tires are in good shape. More>>

Consumer Reports: Hazards of hot yoga Video included

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Is hot yoga healthful? Consumer Reports medical experts have a caution. More>>

Consumer Reports: Skip or buy extended car warranty? Video included

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A Consumer Reports survey of 12,000 subscribers found extended warranties are an "expensive gamble." More>>

Consumer Reports: Surviving your hospital stay Video included

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You go to the hospital to get well. But far too many people die after something goes wrong. More>>

Consumer Reports ranks supermarkets Video included

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Consumer Reports rates 55 supermarkets based on survey of 27,000 readers. Find out how your favorite ranked. More>>

Consumer Reports: Joint replacement caution

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If you're considering a hip or knee replacement, Consumer Reports has some important cautions. More>>

Consumer Reports tests new Nest smoke detector

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Consumer Reports tested a new combo smoke alarm and CO detector from Nest Labs, the company that Google bought recently for more than $3 billion. More>>

Consumer Reports: Stop annoying robocalls Video included

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Consumer Reports has advice on how to get rid of those unwanted phone solicitations. More>>

What to do before recyling, donating old electronics

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Before you recycle or donate old electronics, Consumer Reports explains how to wipe them clean. More>>

Consumer Reports: Bad news appliances

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Consumer Reports testers make sure products offer peak performance and safety but recently they've found some problems with appliances. More>>

Consumer Reports: Repair or replace?

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To repair or not to repair? Consumer Reports has new information on what types of products break most often and how to decide whether to fix them or buy new. More>>

No need to sleep on it; Consumer Reports rates mattresses Video included

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A mattress can be one of the toughest purchases to make. So many choices. Consumer Reports put two dozen mattresses through rigorous tests to help you find the right one. More>>

Are steamed meals always healthy? Video included

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Want a healthy dinner in a snap? What about a microwaveable, steam-cooked meal? Consumer Reports investigates if steamed meals are truly a cooking revolution or just a lot of hot air. More>>

Best gadgets for forgetful folks

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Have trouble keeping tabs on all your stuff? You can't find your keys, your wallet or anything else. There are devices that can help you locate your lost items. More>>

How to save on your cell phone bill Video included

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Consumer Reports has advice for saving on your cell-phone bill. More>>

Are flushable wipes really flushable?

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Flushable wipes may sound convenient. But are they really flushable? Consumer Reports puts them to the test. More>>

Does the shoe fit? Experts say 'probably not'

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More than half of us suffer from foot problems and often those problems are directly related to our shoes. More>>

Consumer Reports: Avoid costly jewelry rip-offs Video included

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Consumer Reports reveals its top tips for avoiding costly jewelry rip-offs. More>>

What to look for in a new cell phone

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Consumer Reports testers have identified what's really important when buying a new cell phone. More>>

Consumer Reports: Some strollers pose safety risks Video included

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Consumer Reports' tests have found several strollers in the past few years that pose a strangulation risk. Many have been recalled. But a recall doesn't mean the strollers are completely off the market. More>>

Consumer Reports: Sometimes food labels and ingredients don't match

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Are those really blueberries in those pre-packaged blueberry muffins? According to Consumer Reports, you may not be eating what you think you are. More>>

Taste test: Restaurant favorites' frozen versions

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Consumer Reports taste-test frozen versions of restaurants' best-selling dishes. More>>

Consumer Reports: Top treadmill desks Video included

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We've all heard that sitting all day is bad for our health. So what are the options for those of us who work at a desk for hours and hours? More>>

Consumer Reports: Best GPS holders for your smart phone

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Consumer Reports tests smart phone holders for your car. More>>

Consumer Reports: Top food processors Video included

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Consumer Reports reveals its list of top food processors. More>>

Staying connected during an emergency Video included

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Consumer Reports offers tips to help you stay connected during an emergency. More>>

Best and worst new-car values

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Consumer Reports is out with its annual list of Best and Worst New-Car Values. More>>

Consumer Reports: Nutrition supplement dangers Video included

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More than half of American adults take nutritional supplements. They are not without risk. The Food and Drug Administration has received more than 6,000 reports of serious adverse events in the last five years. More>>

Consumer Reports: Best homeowners insurance Video included

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Homeowners insurance premiums keep going up. And coverage keeps eroding, according to Consumer Reports. More>>

Consumer Reports: Protecting young drivers Video included

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Car accidents are the #1 killer of teenagers. Almost 3,000 teens die in crashes every year, more than from cancer, gun violence, or drug use. More>>

Consumer Reports rates the latest generation of e-book readers

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Consumer Reports tests the latest generation of e-book readers to help you decide which one is just right for you. More>>

Consumer Reports puts LED light bulbs to the test

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Consumer Reports tests one of the newest energy-efficient light sources - LED. More>>

Consumer Reports: CFL light bulbs are getting better

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Consumer Reports' latest test of CFL light bulbs finds they're getting better. More>>

Consumer Reports: Testing cribs for durability, safety

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It goes without saying that you want the best for your baby, and that includes a safe, sturdy crib. Consumer Reports' rigorous tests of cribs are designed to help you choose one that's just that.   More>>

Consumer Reports: Junk health food is still junk food

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What you think might be healthier versions of junk foods really are not. More>>

Consumer Reports investigation warns of dangerous medical devices

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A Consumer Reports investigation warns of dangerous medical devices that were never clinically tested before they were put on the market. More>>

Consumer Reports: Toughest bike helmets

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Consumer Reports tested 13 bike helmets—both adult and youth sizes—to see how well they protect. More>>

Consumer Reports' taste testers pick tastiest turkey stuffing

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Anyone who hosts Thanksgiving dinner knows how much work it is. A good store-bought stuffing can help relieve some of the stress in the kitchen. But it has to taste good! More>>

Consumer Reports: Top smart-phone security app

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As the use of mobile devices keeps growing for both smart phones and tablets, the need to protect your information is becoming a bigger concern. More>>

Consumer Alert: Costly new car surprises

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When you go to buy a car, it's a big investment. Consumer Reports finds that a number of new cars are disappointing you get them home. More>>

Consumer Alert: Problem plagued used cars

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Consumer Reports' engineers find the new BMW 3 Series is great to drive, but its surveys show some older models aren't aging well. More>>

Consumer Alert: Best Vacuums for pet hair Video included

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Keeping floors and carpets clean is a job in and of itself. But if you have a pet that sheds a lot, you have a bigger challenge. More>>

Consumer Alert: Today's Dollar Store Deals Video included

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If you're not a dollar-store shopper, you could be missing out. Consumer Reports ShopSmart surveyed 1,500 women and found that about 75 percent of them are shopping at dollar stores more than they used to. More>>

Consumer alert: iPad is still hot

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CBS Atlanta News issued a consumer alert for Apple iPad owners. Several users have raised concerns about heating issues with the new iPad.  More>>

Consumer Reports Rates Best Gas Grills, BBQ Sauces

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Consumer Reports testers weigh in on the best gas grills and the top barbecue sauces. More>>

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    Find out if your car is on a recall list

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:32:50 GMT
    GM has set a big goal: fixing 100 percent of its recalled vehicles, by fall. You know I have been discussing the automaker's massive recalls over the past few months; and correcting the problem is goingMore >
    GM has set a big goal: fixing 100 percent of its recalled vehicles, by fall.More >
  • Find out which sites were affected by Heartbleed Bug

    Find out which sites were affected by Heartbleed Bug

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:24:24 GMT
    The Heartbleed Bug has left a lot of personal data open for hackers to access. It is a bug that went undetected for two years, putting usernames, passwords, and credit card numbers at risk.Here is a listMore >
    The Heartbleed Bug has left a lot of personal data open for hackers to access.More >
  • Tax Day freebies and deals

    Tax Day freebies and deals

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-04-15 12:24:38 GMT
    You knew it was only a matter of time. One, for you to have to do your taxes. And two, to get some great freebies on the 15th. Let me start by saying you better complete your filing before you go out andMore >
    You knew it was only a matter of time. One, for you to have to do your taxes. And two, to get some great freebies and deals on the 15th.More >
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  • Jeff Chirico

    Jeff Chirico

    Jeff Chirico is an award-winning investigative reporter who joined CBS46 in March 2010.More >
    Jeff Chirico is an award-winning investigative reporter who joined CBS46 in March 2010.More >
  • Harry Samler

    Harry Samler

    Harry Samler is a general assignment reporter who joined CBS46 in 2005.More >
    Harry Samler is a general assignment reporter who joined CBS46 in 2005.More >
  • Adam Murphy

    Adam Murphy

    Adam Murphy is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who is the Consumer Investigative reporter for CBS46. If you've been ripped off or scammed, he's there to help you solve that frustrating consumer problem.More >
    Adam Murphy is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who is the Consumer Investigative reporter for CBS46. If you've been ripped off or scammed, he's there to help you solve that frustrating consumer problem.More >

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