Aloe Vera Missing in CVS, Target, and Walmart Products
You buy an aloe vera product and you expect that it will contain aloe vera, right? According to tests done by Bloomberg, store brand aloe vera products from CVS, Walmart and Target were missing this key ingredient! And tests on a Walgreens aloe vera product were inconclusive.
Don't Trust Amazon for Lowest Prices
Fifty to sixty million people have joined Amazon's $99 Prime membership program, and many may be believe that they only need to shop at Amazon to get the best prices. That is not so, according to various studies. Herewith then are shopping strategies, tools, and techniques to find the best deals.
Trouble in Toyland 2016
Every year, consumer advocacy organizations warn us about unsafe toys, and this year is no exception. So if you are buying toys for little ones, here are two lists you have to check: WATCH's 10 Worst Toys, and from US PIRG, their annual report on recalled toys that still may be in consumers' homes.
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Mouse Print* -- Chipotle Sued Over Misleading Calorie Count
The menu board at Chipotle says that their new chorizo sausage burrito is only 300 calories. Our trusty mouse added up the calories in each component of that dish, and that total is more than triple what Chipotle claims.
That story is in Mouse Print* this week.
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