“It’s Time to Cut Insurance Costs”

Consumer cooperative insurance companies have begun slashing premiums and fees for consumers who rely on them to pay for out-of-pocket medical expenses, according to a new report from the advocacy group Consumer Federation of America.The report is the latest indication that the industry is making progress on an issue that has long been a thorn …

Why Americans are buying more of the things they need and can’t live without

Consumers are increasingly turning to more expensive electronics and other items that don’t necessarily provide the same amount of value as a traditional home.The Associated Press defines consumer services as items that meet a number of criteria, such as providing a new or different experience or convenience, including a service or serviceable device, that are …

Which are the top brands for the consumer report?

This year’s consumer report has been a huge success.There’s been more than half a billion pounds spent on brands to sell, and consumers have been so impressed with the results that they’re taking to social media to express their gratitude.A new study by market research firm Kantar Worldpanel found that consumer loyalty is at its …

Which carrier is best for you? The mobile phone carriers are competing for your money

Consumers are getting smarter about the types of devices they’re buying, and it’s not just a matter of convenience.The carriers are getting smart about what kinds of data they’re sending to your phone.That’s a big deal.And it’s one that has implications for how consumers will make the phone decisions that matter most to them.The question …

What is a consumer panel?

RTE has obtained exclusive footage of the new Consumer Panel and Consumer Electronics Panel (CECP) that will be used to inform the rollout of the Australian Consumer Panel.The panels will be the first to be installed in the new state of the art centres and the first in the country to be delivered in 2018.In …

How to keep your bills low in the US

India’s consumer protection watchdog said on Thursday that it had received complaints of widespread, unauthorised access to data by companies in the United States.The regulator, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), said that its data had been accessed by a number of companies, including some US-based companies, as well as Indian ones.The watchdog said the …