As we’ve written about extensively, glucosamine supplements don’t always work as advertised. While studies have shown that glucosamine doesn’t rebuild cartilage, a trip to the local drugstore reveals a host of manufacturers and retailers who continue to make this claim.
One of the first things every new driver learns is the importance of regular oil changes. In fact, failing to change your oil at appropriate intervals is likely to cause expensive damage, and as a result, many consumers are very concerned with changing their oil frequently enough. While many consumers change their own oil, many… Continue Reading
On June 20, 2011, the U. S. Supreme Court overturned the certification of one of the most expansive class actions ever filed in the U.S. The Supreme Court ruled that in this case, plaintiffs had failed to come forward with sufficient evidence that the 1.5 million former and present female Wal-Mart employees in the class shared common legal claims… Continue Reading
When people purchase gifts for others, retailers frequently provide a gift receipt that allows returns or exchanges. This is a major convenience for shoppers who are not sure that the person to whom they are giving the gift will like it, or if the size is right. The gift receipt does not show the purchase price, but… Continue Reading
According to a recent New York Times article, consumers are purchasing more prepaid debit cards than ever before. Buying a prepaid debit card is as easy as purchasing groceries or other items at your local pharmacy or supermarket. For many consumers who do not have bank accounts or can not get a credit card, prepaid… Continue Reading