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Health Plan Comparison Tool Ready to Help Millions of Federal Employees and Retirees Choose Best Plans During Open Season

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Nov 14,2022

Health Plan Comparison Tool Ready to Help Millions of Federal Employees and Retirees Choose Best Plans During Open Season

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Nov 08, 2021

CSS/Consumers’ Checkbook President Robert Krughoff Retires; Veteran Staffer Paul Kallaur to Lead Organization

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Oct 13, 2021

Investigation Finds Used Cars Are Routinely Sold with Known, Life-Threatening Safety Defects — Sen. Blumenthal Weighs In

Investigation Finds Used Cars Are Routinely Sold with Known, Life-Threatening Safety Defects — Sen. Blumenthal Weighs In
Feb 18, 2021

Health Plan Comparison Tool Ready to Help Millions of Federal Employees and Retirees Choose Best Plans During Open Season

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Nov 11, 2019

Health Plan Comparison Tool Ready to Help Millions of Federal Employees and Retirees Choose Best Plans During Open Season

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Nov 9, 2020

Consumer Federation of America: Angie’s List: An Evaluation of Its Usefulness for Consumers

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April 29, 2019

Appliance Repair

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Assisted Living

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Bike Shops

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Buying Appliances

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Carpet Stores

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DNA Services

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Garden Centers

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Movers

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Used Stuff

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Funerals can cost a fortune. Here’s how to keep prices in check.
October 29, 2022 | The Washington Post

Should You Shell Out for Travel Insurance?
October 12, 2022 | NBC Boston

Student loan forgiveness application opening this month
October 12, 2022 | CBS Norfolk

How to Pick the Right Primary Care Physician
October 06, 2022 | NBC Washington

Troubleshooters: NJ dog owner warning others after receiving hefty vet bill
October 04, 2022 | 6ABC Philadelphia

How to Save Big on New Windows
September 30, 2022 | The Philadelphia Inquirer

Should parents freeze their children's credit reports? Ben Has Your Back
September 30, 2022 | WCVB-TV

Fall Maintenance 101: What to Add to Your Home's To-Do List
September 26, 2022 | NBC Washington

Fall Maintenance 101: What to Add to Your Home's To-Do List
September 26, 2022 | NBC New York

How to protect yourself against robotext scams
September 26, 2022 | KOMO-TV

Little leaks can quickly add up to higher home heating bills
September 26, 2022 | NW Newsradio

Dealing with a broken windshield
September 15, 2022 | NW Newsradio

How to keep heating costs down for your home as prices expected to skyrocket this winter
September 14, 2022 | FOX Chicago

What type of travel insurance should you buy?
September 01, 2022 | WGN Radio

Travel Guide: Travel insurance often a waste of money
August 31, 2022 | NBC Nashville

Vacation coming up? Pros and cons of various options for pet care
August 11, 2022 | WTOP

Want to save energy? Consider upgrading insulation.
August 08, 2022 | The Washington Post

How to find the right handyman to tackle your to-do list
May 17, 2022 | The Washington Post

Do you really need to dry-clean that?
May 17, 2022 | The Washington Post

Travelers warned to use airline credits before they expire
May 16, 2022 | FOX Boston