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Trader Joe’s recalls apple sauce for glass
Trader Joe’s recalls apple sauce for glass Shopping & Retail February 27, 2017
Grocery chainTrader Joe’s says it isrecalling certain varieties of its apple sauce because of the potential presence of glass. Applesauce…
Warning: Massive data leak may have exposed your personal info from thousands of sites
Warning: Massive data leak may have exposed your personal info from thousands of sites Mobile & Electronics February 25, 2017
Another day, another data breach -- and this time it involves a security flaw found in a major web services…
How to make sure someone doesn’t steal your tax refund
How to make sure someone doesn’t steal your tax refund Money & Credit February 23, 2017
Americans taxpayers are too lax about identity theft, according to CyberScout. Read more:2017 estimated tax refund schedule Don't fall prey…
The dangers of using public WiFi for tax e-filing
The dangers of using public WiFi for tax e-filing Money & Credit February 23, 2017
If you're using online tax-prep software to file your returns, I want you to be sure you don't do it…
Calphalon recalls 2 million knives that can break
Calphalon recalls 2 million knives that can break Shopping & Retail February 23, 2017
If you have Calphalon knives in your kitchen, there’s a major recall you need to know about. Read more:SodaStream recalls…
SodaStream recalls 51K bottles over explosion risk
SodaStream recalls 51K bottles over explosion risk Home February 23, 2017
The Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Tuesday a recall of SodaStream bottles, because they can burst under pressure. Read more:Sargento…
The most and least reliable used car brands
The most and least reliable used car brands Cars February 22, 2017
Cars are the second largest expense that most people face. So you don't want to waste your money in the…
Britax recalls nearly 700,000 strollers after injury reports
Britax recalls nearly 700,000 strollers after injury reports Shopping & Retail February 17, 2017
Britax Child Safety Inc. has issued a recall of certain models of its strollers, after the company discovered a defect…
Yahoo warns users that their email accounts may have been hacked, again
Yahoo warns users that their email accounts may have been hacked, again Mobile & Electronics February 16, 2017
For the third time in less than six months, Yahoo is warning users that their email accounts may have been…
Report: 76 iOS apps put users at risk of data interception by hackers
Report: 76 iOS apps put users at risk of data interception by hackers Mobile & Electronics February 14, 2017
A new report from mobile security company Sudo Security Group reveals 76 iOS apps show vulnerabilities which could allow hackers…
Sargento cheese products recalled due to possible listeria contamination
Sargento cheese products recalled due to possible listeria contamination Health February 11, 2017
Wisconsin-based cheese maker Sargento Foods Inc. is recalling a specialty cheese because of possible bacterial contamination. Sargento announced that Longhorn…
Arby’s hit by payment systems breach, customer info at risk
Arby’s hit by payment systems breach, customer info at risk Money & Credit February 10, 2017
If you ate at an Arby's location from Halloween 2016 to Martin Luther King Jr. Day last month, a data…
FBI: Child predators are using popular app to chat, exchange photos with teens
FBI: Child predators are using popular app to chat, exchange photos with teens Mobile & Electronics February 9, 2017
An app that's widely available and free for download has caught the attention of federal investigators. The app “Yellow” is…
Recall alert: Euthanasia drug found in dog food
Recall alert: Euthanasia drug found in dog food Life February 7, 2017
Evanger'shas recalled some of its dog foodafter a euthanasia drug was found in one batch. The company voluntarily recalled five…
Recall alert: Power adapter sold with tablet can shock you
Recall alert: Power adapter sold with tablet can shock you Mobile & Electronics February 3, 2017
Barnes & Noble has announced a voluntary recall of the power adapter sold with its NOOK Tablet 7' e-reader because…
Facebook will not charge you to keep your profile private
Facebook will not charge you to keep your profile private Mobile & Electronics February 3, 2017
Some old Facebook scams aremaking the rounds again! If you see a status update about Facebook coming for your photos…
Recall alert: Sharp metal pieces found in smokeless tobacco products
Recall alert: Sharp metal pieces found in smokeless tobacco products Life February 2, 2017
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company (USSTC) is recalling some of its products after complaints of sharp metal pieces found in select…
How to prevent credit card fraud from happening to you
How to prevent credit card fraud from happening to you Credit & Debit Cards February 1, 2017
We have new security features on our credit cards, but are they actually working? And what can we do to…
This iPhone scam is tricking people into handing over their Apple ID and password
This iPhone scam is tricking people into handing over their Apple ID and password Mobile & Electronics January 31, 2017
If you or someone you know has an iPhone, there’s a new version of a classic phishing scam that Clark…
Facebook’s new security feature will keep hackers out of your account
Facebook’s new security feature will keep hackers out of your account Mobile & Electronics January 26, 2017
If you're worried about hackers gaining access to your Facebook account, you should be. Any time you log in to…
3 ways to avoid tax fraud
3 ways to avoid tax fraud Money & Credit January 26, 2017
Tax season has arrived— and unfortunately, that means scammers are on the prowl! So what do you need to know…
Warning: The IRS phone scam is back and more sophisticated than ever
Warning: The IRS phone scam is back and more sophisticated than ever Scams & Rip-Offs January 25, 2017
I got a text from a friend of minetelling me about four phone calls hehas received lately -- all claiming…
HP recalls over 100,000 laptop batteries over fire hazard
HP recalls over 100,000 laptop batteries over fire hazard Mobile & Electronics January 24, 2017
HP has expanded a recall of batteries used in notebook computers because theycan overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. According…
Former Wells Fargo employees: Customers blamed and charged for bank’s mortgage delays
Former Wells Fargo employees: Customers blamed and charged for bank’s mortgage delays Money & Credit January 24, 2017
The Wells Fargo saga continues --with the latest report claimingcustomers were forced to pay hefty fees associated with mortgage delays,…
How to protect yourself against abusive debt collectors
How to protect yourself against abusive debt collectors Money & Credit January 23, 2017
As if being in debt isn't bad enough -- then add aggressive debt collectors to the equation, and that can…
Sierra Nevada recalls beer for glass flaw
Sierra Nevada recalls beer for glass flaw Home January 23, 2017
Sierra Nevada isrecalling some of its beer because of a packaging flawthat can cause a piece of glass to break…
Western Union agrees to pay $586M after agents helped thieves process fraud payments
Western Union agrees to pay $586M after agents helped thieves process fraud payments Money & Credit January 20, 2017
Consumers who think they were affected by fraud perpetrated by Western Union agents should visit the Department of Justice’svictim websiteto…
How can you get an interest rate lowered or late fees waived? Just ask!
How can you get an interest rate lowered or late fees waived? Just ask! Money & Credit January 19, 2017
Ask and you shall receive! Well, it may not work every time, but it works a lot more than you…
Been harassed by ‘free cruise’ robocalls? Here’s how you could score $500 per call
Been harassed by ‘free cruise’ robocalls? Here’s how you could score $500 per call Money & Credit January 19, 2017
Did you fend off robocalls promising a 'free cruise' back in 2011? You could end up pocketing $500 per call.…
Spora: The new ransomware that hijacks your computer
Spora: The new ransomware that hijacks your computer Mobile & Electronics January 13, 2017
A new variation of ransomware has been turned loose and it's even more capable of locking up your computer from…
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