| Jan 14, 2010
Missed the holiday sales? Not to worry; you can match or beat those deals any time of year, whether buying a TV, replacing a microwave oven or splurging on an electronic scooter.
Across South Florida, bargains abound as big name retailers continue to...
| Jan 22, 2010
Want to be the smartest football fanatic at your Super Bowl party? Keep your cell phone nearby and you'll be sure shine on game day, maybe even win a few friendly wagers.
Some of the biggest plays on Game Day will be made by tech companies offering all...
| Jan 29, 2010
Just because you spent hundreds or thousands of dollars on a new HDTV, don't be programmed to automatically pay hefty monthly bills to get HD programming.
Why, when there is so much free quality HD content available over the public airwaves? All you need...
| Jul 1, 2009
President Obama, pushing a key part of his overhaul of financial regulations, sent to Congress a draft bill that would create the Consumer Financial Protection Agency, which he said would better protect Americans from unscrupulous practices and make...
| Aug 21, 2009
| 9:26 AM
And you thought choosing a name was hard.
Navigating the maze of crib mattresses involves more than noting your crib's measurements and heading to the nearest baby store -- especially if you're concerned about the chemical makeup of your child's bed.
| Oct 5, 2009
Want to save money at the grocery store? Shop less often.
Want to save more? Shop alone. And leave the kids at home.
Coupons and discounts aside, one of the best ways to cut grocery bills is to be as disciplined as a drill sergeant about how you shop...
| May 28, 2010
Father's Day is a time to let Dad know how much we love him – and take the opportunity to help him improve himself. Here are some gift ideas to improve his vocabulary, grilling skills, golf game and more.
With Dad's day...
| Jul 16, 2010
Like lots of fellow Floridians, Reginald Gaudette has plans to be away from his home this summer. For peace of mind on his travels to visit out-of-state family, he will rely mostly on one person to keep an eye on things back at home - himself.
| Aug 11, 2010
| 3:10 PM
No Rest for Bridget, the one-stop shopping boutique for affordable and in-style apparel, is having a summer sale at both Orange County stores in Costa Mesa and Huntington Beach — save up to 80% on the latest styles.
This is the place to find...
| Feb 5, 2010
When it comes to skyrocketing home phone bills, Floridians have been lucky, missing out on cost hikes other parts of the country have been experiencing.
But higher home phone bills could be just around the corner, say telecommunications experts. Phone...
| Nov 2, 2009
When it comes to safety, saving money or just plain having fun, the best advice for families is often good for others, too.
With that in mind, check out this short list of tips aimed at helping South Florida families be safe and savvy consumers whether...