Latest Consumers Union Stories

2010-12-07 05:28:00

Consumers Union Asks Consumer Product Safety Commission to Investigate Glass Bakeware YONKERS, N.Y., Dec.

2010-11-29 17:40:00

Consumers Union Calls For Stronger Prepaid Card Protections For Consumers WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-11-16 12:49:00

Large Majority of Consumers Want Right to Choose Whether to Be Covered by Fee-Based Overdraft Programs for Checks WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-11-16 09:47:00

Consumers Union Calls For Public Reporting of Medical Errors To Hold Hospitals Accountable For Improving Patient Safety WASHINGTON, Nov.

2010-10-28 00:00:43

ShopSavvy Barcode Technology Powers New Consumer Reports Mobile Shopper App “Consumer Reports is well-known for its due diligence in assessing product and service quality, which makes their selection of the ShopSavvy ScannerKit SDK all the more impressive,” said Alexander Muse, co-founder of Big in Japan. Dallas, TX (Vocus) October 27, 2010 Big in Japan, the leader in barcode-powered shopping by mobile consumers, announced that Consumer Reports has incorporated ShopSavvy...

2010-10-18 06:00:00

YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers want unbiased information before they make a purchase; and now they can get it right where they need it most: in the aisle of any store.

2010-10-05 05:00:00

President Obama Answers Questions on Health Reform YONKERS, N.Y., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With open enrollment season now underway, consumers with employer-based health insurance can take advantage of the once-a-year opportunity to switch plans.

2010-09-29 10:52:00

McDonald's, General Insurance, Liberator Medical, Extenze and JG Wentworth Among Winners in the Worst Ad in America Awards NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 100,000 consumer votes were tallied up in Consumerist.com's first annual Worst Ad in America Awards.

2010-09-20 15:11:00

Nominees Based on Consumer Votes to be Announced Wednesday, September 22 NEW YORK, Sept.

2010-08-24 08:42:00

Consumers Union Calls on Regulators to Require Mobile Payment Providers to Abide by Strong Consumer Protections SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recent news stories have highlighted how consumers in the U.S.

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