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Mar 27, 2014, 11:26 ET ShopSmart Reveals the Best Root Touch-Up Kits

 Root touch-up products are a great way to stretch the time between hair-color appointments and help save some money. The April 2014 issue...


Mar 25, 2014, 06:00 ET ShopSmart Shares Everyday Secrets for Dealing with Devastating Messes

Dealing with difficult-to-remove stains can be stressful; yet many of the tools needed to tackle a mess may be lying around the home already. The...


Mar 11, 2014, 06:00 ET ShopSmart: Top 10 Greatest Money-Saving Sites of All Time

In its first-ever Top 10 List issue, ShopSmart, from Consumer Reports, shares tons of ways shoppers can save when it comes to their money, time,...


Feb 20, 2014, 06:00 ET ShopSmart: Money-Saving Fixes to Make Makeup Last Longer

There's no reason to send a broken lipstick or cracked eye shadow into the garbage.  To help prolong the life of pricey beauty products and...


Jan 28, 2014, 06:00 ET ShopSmart Reveals the Best Boxed Chocolates

Valentine's Day sweets worth the splurge When it comes to chocolate, the good stuff doesn't come cheap.  The March 2014 issue of...


Jan 07, 2014, 06:00 ET ShopSmart's Simple Clutter-Busting Solutions

Quick, easy, and affordable fixes for getting organized in the new year  Some organizing challenges around the house never seem to go...


Dec 19, 2013, 06:00 ET ShopSmart's Best Shopping Tips of the Year

Never miss out on savings by following these money-saving strategies; Plus, shopping don'ts  Shopping smart doesn't mean cheaping out on...


Dec 17, 2013, 06:00 ET ShopSmart's Best & Worst Products of the Year

The winners and losers from more than 3,300 products tested in 2013 Not every product lives up to its claims, and others sometimes exceeds...