Consumer

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 9: Apple CEO Tim Cook announces the Apple Watch during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on March 9, 2015 in San Francisco, California. Apple Inc. is expected to unveil more details on the much anticipated Apple Watch, the tech giant's entry into the rapidly growing wearable technology segment. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

APPLE Event Live: The Watch, A Gold MacBook, HBO On iPhone

Make calls, read email, control music, manage Instagram photos, keep up with your workout, pay for groceries, open your hotel room door. CEO Tim Cook says you can do it all from your wrist with Apple Watch.

03/09/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Online Retailer Etsy Files For IPO Valued At Up To $100M

Etsy, an Brooklyn-based e-commerce website where people can buy handmade or vintage items from sellers around the world, is going public.

03/05/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Some Car Dealers Taking Buyers For A Ride With “Payment Packing”

The last time you bought or leased a car you might have been a victim of something called “payment packing” without even knowing it.

03/04/2015

Senator Bill Nelson, D-FL, speaks during the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on Cruise Industry Oversight March 1, 2012 at the Russell Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Senator Nelson Asks For Federal Investigation Of Lumber Liquidators

Following a “60 Minutes” report that said Lumber Liquidators’ laminate flooring made in China may not meet California’s health and safety standards, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson is requesting that three federal agencies investigate the company.

03/04/2015

Mima Moon Recall (Consumer Product Safety Commission)

High Chairs Recalled Due to Fall and Impact Hazard

While no injuries have been reported, a company has recalled thousands of its high chairs because the seat can loosen and fall.

02/09/2015

Apps that offer to pay you for doing tasks may be a great way to earn extra bucks but users may be risking much more than they think for the fast cash. (Source: CBS4)

Apps That Offer To Pay May Cost You Your Privacy

Apps that offer to pay you for doing tasks may be a great way to earn extra bucks but users may be risking much more than they think for the fast cash.

02/06/2015

(Source: Thinkstock)

Drivers Enjoying Falling Pump Prices

When it comes to what we are paying at the pump, many are wondering just how low we’ll go. In the last month, Florida drivers have seen gas prices fall about 28-cents.

02/01/2015

Airbag (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Drivers: Return To Your Dealers For A 2nd Air Bag Recall Fix

Drivers will have to go back to the shop for more work on faulty air bags that have already been recalled.

01/31/2015

La-Z-Boy  recall (Source: http://www.cpsc.gov/)

La-Z-Boy Recalls Thousands Of Control Wands

Before kicking back on the La-Z-Boy this weekend, be sure it’s not one of the thousands with chair wands being recalled by the company.

01/23/2015

Computer (Source: CBS)

Experts Offer Advice On How To Protect Yourself From Cybercrime

Some big hacks made headlines in 2014…so what’s in store for cybercrime this year? Experts warn that hackers are getting more sophisticated and predict they’ll go after even bigger targets in 2015.

01/12/2015

more

previous