When you want to get your money’s worth in the world of consumer energy, consumers energy panel comes to you…

The American Consumer Paneling Association (ACPA), the largest trade association for consumers in the United States, is suing the Obama administration for the removal of consumer advice in a new complaint that asks the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit to declare the Consumer Energy Panel (CEP) a “public interest advocacy organization” for …

Which is the worst thing that can happen to your microwave?

The microwave industry’s answer to the Consumer Reports survey is simple: They have nothing to worry about.According to a statement from Microwave Manufacturers Association president and CEO Robert G. Ritz, consumer complaints are the number one reason why microwave manufacturers do not provide consumer warranties and warranties are only issued after the microwave has been …

How to Use Consumer Reports Mattress Ratings to Save Money

Consumers energy bill is not only a major issue for consumers.It’s also a major concern for the manufacturers and suppliers of consumer products.According to a recent Consumer Reports survey, the average consumer spends $1,200 on energy per year, including energy from heating and cooling, and $500 on electricity.This amount does not include the cost of …

How to make sure your consumer spending is safe and secure with consumer checkbooks

The consumer check book is the way to go for checking out the consumer spending trends that are happening right now, says consumer bureau of Canada.“It’s a very important tool,” said Julie MacKenzie, the agency’s director of consumer programs.“You want to know what you can buy in your neighbourhood.””The agency is recommending that consumers use …

Consumer lab tests a new smartwatch

Consumers have been testing new smartwatches for more than a year, and now a group of manufacturers has unveiled a new watch that could revolutionize the wearable industry.The watch, called the Consumer Lab, is designed to keep consumers more engaged and productive while maintaining a comfortable fit for those who have larger wrists.“I’ve always been …

Why the government has been unable to find a solution for the problem of the internet

When people have access to a modern mobile phone, they are almost always able to get the most out of it.However, for a lot of people, it can be a nightmare to be able to connect to the internet.For many people, their internet is restricted to the home, while the rest of the world is …

Why are people paying more for gasoline than ever?

Consumers are using gasoline for almost every conceivable purpose, from powering the home to paying for the latest fashion and home goods.That’s why we are seeing such a rapid increase in the price of gasoline, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.But what exactly is driving the surge in gasoline prices?Consumer demand for …

New Zealand’s $100 price on smart phones could kill innovation

New Zealand is looking to make $100 worth of electronics cheaper than its domestic competitors.Consumer guide reports that a consumer’s cost of a smart phone is likely to be between $1,100 and $1.5,000.The report predicts that this could lead to more innovative, cheaper devices in New Zealand. However, the report also suggests that some of these …

Why you should stop spending your credit card fees on ‘boring’ things like cars, toys and cars

Credit cards are one of the least useful things you can do to boost your spending power, according to a new report from CreditCards.com.Credit card fees are so annoying and often so out of proportion to what you spend, the report suggests, that you might be better off spending your money elsewhere.CreditCard.com says the vast …