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Shop Smarter: Consumer Reports Online

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

When you need to shop around, who can you trust when so many people are paid to write favorable product reviews on-line? Did that item you just purchase live up to its 4.5-star rating? This is where Consumer Reports Magazine comes in. It’s the trusted place of authentic reviews across multiple consumer markets. And did you know that with your membership to Mechanics' Institute, you have access to Consumer Reports comprehensive online archive of unbiased, lab-tested, expert reviews of everything from peanut butter to sports utility vehicles?

Learn to navigate Consumer Reports' online portal. Attendees will explore how to locate reviews, compare products, and make secure online purchases.


Members Only; Free
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3rd Floor Library - Classroom A
Myles Cooper - 415-857-6721
Register now by using the form below or calling 415-393-0101.

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