Single-dose liquid laundry detergents are convenient and easy to use. But they can also be poisonous. In the first six months of this year, poison-control centers received more than 6,000 reports of young children ingesting the pods or getting them in their eyes or on their skin.

Special report: Pods of danger!


Those highly concentrated pods are more harmful than regular liquid detergent. Consumer Reports has been warning about the dangers since the…


Special Report: Too social for security

Consumer Alert

From credit card applications to gym memberships more and more companies are asking you to share one of your most valuable possessions: your…


July 1 brings dozens of new Georgia laws

ATLANTA (AP) – July 1 brings the start of a new year for state government, and dozens of laws that go into effect for the first time. Lawmak…

Fuel prices remain stable (Image 1)

Fuel prices remain stable

TAMPA, Fla. (January 26, 2014) – Gas prices remain stable for another week as January comes to a close. Both the national average and Southe…