Most Trusted/Least Trusted Companies
A number of studies have just been released showing which companies and brands Americans trust most and least. Here are Temkin Trust Ratings for 2014 (top/bottom 10), and Sagefrog's 50 most trusted brands, and Entreprenuer's 120 most trusted brands.
11 Little-Known Car Insurance Discounts
While discounts on auto insurance vary by state, check this list of possible discounts that could apply to your situation.
How to Get Fit in a Few Minutes Per Week
High-intensity interval training is becoming a popular way to get fit without spending a whole lot of time in the gym. This type of exercise gets you working intensively for 30 to 60-seconds, followed by a short rest period. Lather and repeat. New studies suggest that this method really works.
With Ghostery, See Who's Tracking You
A free browser add-on called Ghostery lists the various services that track your online surfing when you visit any particular website. Two other more graphical services that reveal who's tracking you are: Lightbeam for Firefox, and Disconnect. The latter service lets you block these trackers.
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Mouse Print* -- They Advertise "Free" Shipping But Default to "Pay" Shipping
A big attraction for many shoppers is free shipping. That was one of the deal clinchers for MrConsumer when he helped order a new TV for a senior citizen friend. The problem: a shipping charge was added to the order despite the promise of free shipping.
That story is this week in Mouse Print*.
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