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Cell Carriers To Reimburse Customers For Misleading ‘Cramming’ Charges

You could be owed hundreds of dollars from your cell phone company and not even know it.

04/27/2015

Experts warn that car tires and rims can be swiped in seconds. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Without Proper Protection, Your Tires Could Be Gone In 60 Seconds

As New Yorkers got ready to go to bed on Thursday night, there was a new warning about the danger lurking outside.

04/23/2015

Experts say hackers could be using baby monitors to remotely invade your home. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Cyber Spies Could Target Your Child Through A Baby Monitor

Baby monitors are supposed to be your eyes and ears when you aren’t in the same room as your child, but hackers could use them to look into your life.

04/21/2015

Kraft announced plans to change the recipe for its iconic macaroni and cheese. (Credit: CBS2)

Kraft Announces Plans To Change Recipe For Iconic ‘Macaroni And Cheese’

Big changes are coming to an old familiar food. Kraft is changing the recipe of its popular macaroni and cheese.

04/20/2015

Jessie Mash, with Styloko.com, dishes on the best spring wardobe additions that won't hurt your wallet.

Spruce Up Your Spring Wardrobe Without Breaking The Bank

Jessie Mash, director of marketing for Styloko.com joined CBS2’s Diane Macedo for the fashion fix you need and everything on display is under $100.

04/18/2015

Beech-Nut has recalled numerous baby food products due to concerns about glass shards. (Credit: Beech-Nut)

Beech-Nut Recalls Baby Food Products Over Glass Shard Concerns

Beech-Nut Nutrition on Wednesday announced a recall of more than 1,900 pounds of baby food products, over concerns that small pieces of glass might have found their way into the jars.

04/15/2015

KIND Fruit + Nut bars on display Fun and Fit as a Family in Miami  (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images For SOBEWFF)

Kind Bars To Adjust Labeling After Complaint By FDA

The makers of Kind bars said Tuesday that they will be adjusting the labeling language with their products, after complaints from the Food and Drug Administration that the bars are mislabeled as being healthy.

04/14/2015

Advocacy groups say crooked employment agencies are bilking immigrants. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Jobseekers Say They’re Being Scammed By Crooked Employment Agencies

Jobseekers who need every penny they have are losing serious cash to crooked employment agencies.

04/09/2015

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Sabra Recalls 30,000 Cases Of Hummus Over Listeria Concerns

About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide is being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.

04/09/2015

Apple Watches are seen on display during an Apple media event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, California on March 09, 2015. (credit:  Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Experts Put Apple Watch To The Test As Release Date Nears

More than seven months after debuting the Apple Watch, the time has finally come for its release this month.

04/09/2015

Theodora Blanchfield opens a surprise box with items from Stitch Fix. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Companies Offer Monthly Surprise Delivered To Your Doorstep

Customers pay from $10 to hundreds of dollars for subscription boxes each month, signing up for everything from beauty products to clothing and even underwear.

04/08/2015

McDonalds sirloin third pound burgers (McDonald's)

McDonald’s Adding Bigger Burger ‘Sirloin Third Pound’ To Its Menu

McDonald’s says it’s introducing a trio of “Sirloin Third Pound” burgers for a limited time starting later this month, the latest sign the chain is pushing to improve perceptions about the quality of its food.

04/07/2015

Lance Drucker, CEO and president of Drucker Wealth Management (credit: CBS2)

Financial Expert: Make Saving A Priority

April is Financial Literacy Month, and studies are painting a harsh picture about how poorly educated people are when it comes to managing their money.

04/05/2015

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AAA: New Jersey Gas Prices Continue To Fall

Motorists continue to see lower prices at the pumps in New Jersey.

04/04/2015

Some medical experts say the popular drug Cipro could come with unwanted side effects. (Credit: CBS2)

Seen At 11: Is The Antibiotic ‘Cipro’ A Prescription For Danger?

Cipro is a common antibiotic that is prescribed for treating a number of bacterial infections, but some say it may be a prescription for danger.

04/03/2015