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Checkbook in the News

Angie's List favors its own advertisers, consumer group warns
April 30, 2019 | CBS News

Where to find the cheapest prices on dog and cat food
April 30, 2019 | NBC News

Will a home warranty bring you peace of mind? Maybe not.
April 23, 2019 | The Washington Post

How to find a good, reasonably priced carpet and rug cleaner
April 15, 2019 | The Washington Post

Is it worth having a medical alert device? We take a closer look
April 15, 2019 | ABC7 San Francisco

What's the Deal: Finding cheap flights
April 05, 2019 | 6ABC Philadelphia

Low-cost strategies help keep home protected
April 05, 2019 | San Francisco Chronicle

Consumers’ Checkbook: Helping Consumers Make Smarter Choices
April 03, 2019 |

Here’s how to save money on pet food. Surprisingly, Amazon prices are more expensive.
April 01, 2019 | The Philadelphia Inquirer

Is travel insurance worth it? Not usually, consumers’ group says
March 28, 2019 | WTOP-FM

Church Community Helped Virginia Woman Pay for $169K Air Ambulance After Overseas Car Crash
March 28, 2019 | NBC Washington

Navigating the Cheapest Flights Through Array of Travel Websites
March 28, 2019 | NBC Boston

Do you have to use the insurance company's "preferred" repair shops?
March 27, 2019 | KOMO-FM

What's the Deal: Saving money on pet food
March 27, 2019 | 6ABC

Thinking of buying a home warranty? Read this first.
March 25, 2019 | KOMO-FM

Consumer Expert: Home Warranties Not Always A Good Deal
March 25, 2019 | CBS Boston

s this car sales website actually the best way to buy a car?
March 20, 2019 | WKMG-TV

What to do if all your computer files go poof
March 19, 2019 | The Washington Post

Take KARE of Your Money: Pet food
March 19, 2019 | KARE-TV

Is travel insurance worth it?
March 06, 2019 | NBC News