Consumer Connections Newsletter

November 13, 2017

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Whether it's a safety recall affecting your vehicle, a recall for a product in your home, or a new scam that's making the rounds, we feature it here.

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Want to Get the Least Expensive Car Insurance Possible? We've Got Tips for That

While you may never learn why insurance companies do things the way they do, you can at least take back a little control over your policy by learning how to lower your costs.

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What Really Happens If You Don't Set Your Phone to Airplane Mode When Flying?

What happens if you don't put your cell phone into airplane mode? This question is without a doubt one of the most common questions people ask when flying.

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To Charge or Not to Charge: Avoid These Myths about Saving Battery Life

Though we all want to extend the battery life of our mobile devices as much as possible, there are several myths about battery charging and battery life that you should know.

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Scam Alert: Don't Fall for Fake Discounted Cable Service Offer

If you receive a phone call from someone who claims to be with your cable provider about drastically lowering your monthly bill, beware. Chances are it's a scam.

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Are Tankless Water Heaters a Worthwhile Investment, or Just a Lot of Hot Water?

For some consumers, a tankless water heater can pay itself off quickly. There is, however, more that goes into making the decision to replace your bulky water heater with a slim tankless model.

Auto Recalls


Infiniti QX30 Vehicles with Air Bags That Could Suddenly Deploy Recalled

Nissan is recalling 17,500 model year 2017-2018 Infiniti QX30 vehicles. The driver's air bag may unexpectedly deploy due to insufficient grounding of the steering components.

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Subaru Issues Recall for More Than 9,000 WRX Vehicles Due to Fire Risk

Subaru of America is recalling more than 9,000 model year 2015 WRX and WRX/STI vehicles equipped with an optional factory-installed subwoofer in the trunk.