Consumers will soon be able to use cell phone data to access data in other places, including in other countries.

Consumer Cellular Network’s new smartphone app, called Cellphone Data, is being designed to allow people in other markets to use the carrier’s data, such as in their own homes, in other locations and even to use other carriers’ data.Cellphone Data will work across carriers, so it can be used in the US and Canada, but …

How to avoid blackout this winter: Consumers power outage

AARP consumer health and safety and consumer science experts are warning consumers about the potential blackout that is expected to hit the United States this winter.The AARP announced Tuesday that consumers will be forced to pay $3.9 billion to cover the costs of power outages due to high winds and flooding, along with millions of …