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Shop Smarter: Consumer Reports Online

When you need to shop around, who can you trust when people may be paid to write favorable product reviews online? Did that item you just purchased live up to its 4.5-star rating? This is where Consumer Reports comes in. It's the trusted place of authentic reviews across multiple consumer markets. 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.


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