Kim Kleman is the editor-in-chief of Consumer Reports, a magazine known for its ratings of products and services and for its consumer investigations. Each week on The News Now, Consumer Reports showcases a unique mix of expert, independent product testing, survey research, investigative journalism and consumer advocacy.
Monday, Kleman discussed Consumer Report's Annual Electronics Buying Survey. For the third year in a row, websites received many of the top scores in the ratings of electronics retailers. High-scoring sites included BHPhotoVideo.com, Crutchfield.com, Amazon.com and Newegg.com. The full report is featured in Consumer Report's December Annual Electronics issue and at www.consumerreports.org.
Next week on The News Now, Kleman discusses shopping traps to avoid.