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2014-06-23 12:23:04

Consumers in doubt should call electric companies directly to verify account status; avoid giving financial or personal information to unsolicited callers or emailers AUSTIN, Texas, June 23, 2014 In response to a scam affecting consumers cross Texas, members of the Association of Electric Companies of Texas (AECT) are warning consumers of unsolicited calls and emails that threaten to cut off electricity to consumers who don't share personal information like bank accounts or Social Security...

2014-06-10 16:25:00

LONDON, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Consumer Trends Analysis: Understanding Consumer Trends and Drivers of Behavior in the Spanish Dairy Food Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/demographics/consumer_trends_analysis_understanding_consumer_trends_drivers_behavior_spanish_dairy_food_market.html SummaryUnderstanding Consumer Trends and Drivers of Behavior in the Spanish Dairy Food Market provides an overview of...

2014-02-10 08:33:03

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog, a U.S. public interest group, has objected to the European Union's College of Commissioners over the antitrust settlement deal with Google that was announced last week by the Commissioner for Competition, Vice President Joaquin Almunia, the group said today. In separate letters addressed to the Commission's Secretary-General and 27 of the 28 commissioners, John M. Simpson, Consumer Watchdog's Privacy...

2014-02-05 16:31:02

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The settlement to end the European antitrust investigation of Google described today by Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia is unacceptable, Consumer Watchdog said and the group added that Google's third Commitment document must be made public. "The deal as outlined by Almunia bizarrely not only allows Google to profit from the traffic it diverts from competitors, but also from the new possibilities to charge for...

2014-01-30 08:37:43

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today insisted the European Commission must 'market test' a reported new proposal from Google to settle the three-year antitrust investigation of the Internet giant and said any remedy must insist that Google use an objective, nondiscriminatory mechanism to rank and display all search results - including links to Google products. Reuters reported on Wednesday that a new deal to settle was close and that...

2014-01-29 16:24:31

LONDON, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Brazilian Haircare Market: What Consumers Use and Why?Product SynopsisThis report provides the results for the Haircare market in Brazil from Canadean's unique, highly detailed study of consumers' Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) consumption habits, and forms part of an overall series covering all CPG product markets. Its coverage includes, but is not limited to, consumption behaviors,...

2014-01-29 08:24:53

LONDON, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The UK Haircare Market: What Consumers Use and Why? Product SynopsisThis report provides the results for the Haircare market in the UK from Canadean's unique, highly detailed study of consumers' Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) consumption habits, and forms part of an overall series covering all CPG product markets. Its coverage includes, but is not limited to, consumption behaviors, the...

2013-11-26 23:04:18

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Russian Prepared Meals Market: What Consumers Eat and Why? London (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Product Synopsis This report provides the results for the Prepared Meals market in Russia from Canadean’s unique, highly detailed study of consumers’ Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) consumption habits, and forms part of an overall series covering all CPG product markets. Its coverage includes, but is not limited to, consumption...

2013-07-23 23:29:36

Lexington Law’s upcoming TweetChat titled, “Why Have Medical Bills Ruined My Life?” scheduled for July 26th will allow Twitter users to submit their questions to a top credit insider. (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Lexington Law, the nation’s leading provider of consumer credit report repair services, is taking to Twitter for its upcoming TweetChat titled, “Why Have Medical Bills Ruined My Life?” During the live event, Lexington Law will address the topic of medical bill debt, the...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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