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ShopSmart releases their Best and Worst Products of 2014

 

The winners and losers from the products tested in 2014

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

The January 2015 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, spotlights the best of the best tested this year which includes more than 45 products in these seven categories: food and wine; cooking, food prep & storage; cleaning; home improvement; beauty, health, and fitness; electronics; and cars.

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ShopSmart gives Guide to Saving Big with Beauty Product Swaps

 

Tips for buying primo makeup and skin-care products at drugstore prices

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – The price of beauty products can get ugly, but ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, found that shoppers don’t always have to shell out big bucks for products comparable to brand-name items

In its December 2014 issue, ShopSmart experts scoured the beauty aisles of department stores, drugstores and boutiques to find high-priced products shoppers can swap out to save big. «Read the rest of this article»

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ShopSmart gives you Secrets for Increased Savings this Holiday Season

 

The best times to shop and save

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Time is money, and sometimes shopping at specific times can lead to big savings. The November 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, uncovers the best times to look for and score bargains throughout the holiday season.

“Whether shoppers are looking for gift cards, groceries, or winter clothes, we wanted to discover the times where they would be most likely to get a great deal,” said Lisa Lee Freeman, editor-in-chief of ShopSmart. “The holidays can be an expensive time, and it’s important to look for little ways to save.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Shopsmart’s Taste-Tests reveals Specialty and Store-Brand Coffees beat out Supermarket Standbys

 

Folgers and Maxwell House topped by money-saving store brands and specialty brews

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – When it comes to coffee, big names don’t always deliver great flavor.

The November 2014 issue of ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, highlights results from its taste-tests of whole-bean, ground, and pod coffees in which brews from Folgers and Maxwell House didn’t stand up to offerings from specialty brands including Allegro, Peet’s, and Starbucks.

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ShopSmart Uncovers the Latest Shopping Scams and Bum Deals

 

Plus, tips on avoiding these new consumer traps

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY – Misleading discounts, deals, and sales that can cost consumers big bucks and prices that aren’t always apples-to-apples comparisons are just some of the shopping scams and bum deals recently uncovered by ShopSmart.

In its September 2014 issue, ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, shares tips and advice on how to recognize these shopping pitfalls, and avoid them. «Read the rest of this article»

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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»

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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»

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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»

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ShopSmart Magazine survey shows what shoppers will do to save money

 

America’s bargain-hunting habits: What shoppers will and won’t do to save a buck

ShopSmart MagazineYonkers, NY - You might already be a pretty shopping-savvy saver, and we’re not encouraging you to become a crazy-coupon lady, but there’s no reason you can’t save even more by checking out the lengths to which other bargain-hungry shoppers will (or won’t) go for a great deal. «Read the rest of this article»

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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»

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