Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: LIsa Lee Freeman

ShopSmart Survey Reveals 28 Percent of Women Can’t be Bothered With Coupons

 

Plus, twelve alternative ways to save at the supermarket without the hassle of using coupons

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – In a new national survey about shopping and saving on groceries featured in the September 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, 28 percent of women said they can’t be bothered with coupons, and 15 percent called them a “necessary evil.”

So for those who don’t like dealing with coupons, ShopSmart has identified 12 coupon-free strategies that can help shoppers save at the supermarket – as a price scan by secret shoppers revealed it’s all about where consumers shop, and what they buy. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart Magazine finds Hidden Health Risks in Beauty Products

 

Investigation warns of bogus ‘natural’ beauty claims, ingredients to avoid; Plus, apps that can help shoppers identify safer products

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Beauty products and cosmetics have become overgrown with labels covered with flowers and greenery and words like natural and healthy.

The September 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, features an in-depth look at hidden health risks that can be found in cosmetics and other beauty products, ingredients to avoid, and more. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart’s Closet Solutions for $25 or less

 

Low-cost & no-cost fixes for overstuffed closets; Plus the best DIY closet systems

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY - Those looking to tame an out-of-control closet or for smart ways to store clothes may already have the tools they need handy. The June 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, highlights more than two dozen fixes for disorganized closets for $25.00 or less – and some of solutions may cost nothing at all.

The feature also identifies four great do-it-yourself closet systems that cost a lot less than ones installed by professionals. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 


ShopSmart lists Money-Saving Fixes to Make Makeup Last Longer

 

Experts dish out tips and advice on how to get the most from makeup favorites

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – There’s no reason to send a broken lipstick or cracked eye shadow into the garbage.

To help prolong the life of pricey beauty products and repair those that have broken, ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, pulled together expert tips and advice on how to keep cosmetics, hair tools and makeup applicators from meeting an untimely end. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart releases Best Boxed Chocolates list

 

Valentine’s Day sweets worth the splurge

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – When it comes to chocolate, the good stuff doesn’t come cheap.  The March 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, features its annual list of the best boxed chocolates based on results from its in-house expert taste-tests.

Valentine's Day «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart lists Best and Worst Products of the Year

 

The winners and losers from more than 3,300 products tested in 2013

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Not every product lives up to its claims, and others sometimes exceeds expectations.

The January 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, spotlights dozens of products in six categories – cleaning and home improvement, food and wine, cooking and food prep, electronics, everyday products, and cars – that stood out in tests and identifies fifteen that weren’t up to par. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart’s Favorite New Tools for Bargain Lovers

 

Online Sites that will save shoppers time, money and aggravation this holiday season; Plus, five new shopping apps worth trying

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NYWith the holiday season just around the corner, now’s the time to develop a savings strategy for purchases. The November 2013 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, showcases new online sites and apps that make shopping faster, easier, and more fun while saving money, and these services are free! «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 


ShopSmart Uncovers The Six Top Kitchen Dangers

 

Simple tips for staying safe and preventing injuries

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Absent-minded mistakes in the kitchen cause many  cuts, burns, and other injuries.  The October 2013 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, identifies the kitchen products that cause the most harm and simple ways to avoid them.

“It’s easy to make a mistake in the kitchen when you’re in a rush or in a post-workday haze,” said Lisa Lee Freeman, editor-in-chief of ShopSmart. “But there are simple things you can do to avoid landing in the hospital.” «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart Puts Fast Clothing Fixes to the Test

 

Not all TV gadgets solve fashion jams.  One gadget worth a go; four products to skip.

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Many TV products claim to be quick-fix solutions for wardrobe malfunctions – but will they really bail shoppers out of last-minute fashion jams?

The October 2013 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, highlights findings from its test of five fast clothing fixes –  finding only one worth a try – and other pro tricks to try in a pinch that can combat lint, blouse gaps, hems and more. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

ShopSmart gives Five Ways to Refresh a Car after Summer Travel

 

Tips that will make vehicles shine inside and out; plus, the best cleaning tools

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Summer road trips can be taxing on a vehicle’s interior – cup holders and crevices are likely soiled with dust and dirt.

The September 2013 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, identifies five ways consumers can give their car a makeover without spending a fortune and the best tools for making it shine. «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 


Page 1 of 712345...»

Personal Controls

Archives

    September 2014
    S M T W T F S
    « Aug    
     123456
    78910111213
    14151617181920
    21222324252627
    282930