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  • Frozen corn could be contaminated with Listeria

      

    Bonduelle USA Inc. is recalling 9,335 cases of frozen corn because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Read...

  • September is a great time to buy these 11 things!

      

    September has arrived -- and what does it mean for consumers? A whole lot of deals! Back-to-school sales are wrapping up, Labor Day deals are in full swing and the holiday season is upon...

  • 9 items to always buy used

      

    Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're thrifty. But second hand doesn't have to necessarily mean rummaging...

  • Huh? Ketchup isn't ketchup anymore?

      

    When you say ketchup, you think Heinz in many cases; but now in Israel, Heinz and ketchup don't go together any more.  The Israeli Health Ministry ruled recently that Heinz cannot...

  • Georgia natural gas guide

      

      Which company has the best rate for you? My monthly update on natural gas rates in Georgia can help you decide... Here are the low-cost leaders for fixed rate natural gas plans There...

  • August is the best time to buy these 7 things

      

    While you may associate savings around this time of year with Labor Day bargains or back-to-school items, August is actually a great time to get deals on a variety of different...

  • How the Internet saved me $132 on my hot water heater

      

    My hot water heater went kaput this past weekend – or so I thought. The pilot light went out and wouldn’t come back on. Being the novice home repair man that I am I figured I might be...

  • 3 beauty products you can make at home

      

    The beauty of making some of your own beauty products at home is that you avoid toxic chemicals being applied to your body. But there's another benefit to this process and it directly affects...

  • Ceiling fan vs. A.C.: How to stay cool and save in the heat

      

    When it comes to staying cool and saving money in the summertime heat, things can get a bit tricky. So what's the best answer? Cranking the air conditioner and running all the fans in the...

  • John Deere recalls tractors because of brake arm issues

      

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — John Deere is recalling several of its riding lawn tractors. The company said the brake arm can fail, causing a crash, the Consumer Product Safety...

  • How to recreate fancy name-brand juices at home

      

    Let me get this out of the way first: I don’t care, even a little bit, about fancy juice’s supposed health benefits. I’m aware that juice parlors are riding a wellness wave, with...

  • 5 Label Tricks That Make You Think You're Eating Healthy

      

    Time and time again I see it: Everyday shoppers want to get healthier. So they pick up something from the store that is ridiculously expensive, but no healthier than what they’ve been...

  • A look at the top grocery delivery services

      

    The days of New Yorkers lording their countless delivery options over the rest of us are finally coming to an end. Grocery delivery services are popping up in major cities across the country,...

  • How a $2.50 lightbulb can save you $70

      

    LED bulbs put money in your pocket over time. Clark does the math, and tells you where you can score a really hot deal on a 2-pack right now.

  • Soda Stream heats up the at-home soda market

      

    When you think about making soda at home, do you think about Soda Stream? The popular at-home soda maker is about to get some competition from Coca Cola. Soda Stream is the leading at-home...