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Research before you buy with Consumer Reports

Whether you’re shopping for Christmas gifts, a computer, or car, you can get free and unbiased reviews of competing products from our Consumer Reports database. Read rankings and recommendations on hundreds of types of products: mattresses, car seats for your baby, … Continue reading

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How to buy and sell things on your computer

So you’re intrigued by the idea of buying and selling online, but it makes you nervous. You can’t even imagine giving some website your credit card number, and what’s a PayPal? Get beyond the anxiety and get facts, instead. Learn how … Continue reading

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10 tips to keep you safe when shopping online

Online shopping can be convenient and thrifty. It can also be dangerous. You don’t want strangers using your money to buy their holiday gifts, so keep yourself safe by following a few helpful tips from MPL Librarian Mary Pelton. Make … Continue reading

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