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Hair dryers recalled over burn hazards

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — ISO Beauty is recalling about 73,000 hair dryers because an issue with the cord can burn users.

The cord of the Ionic Pro hair dryers can get brittle near the base of the dryer. 80 more words


Consumer Alert: Protecting your heart, money while searching for love online

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — If you’re still searching for a Valentine there are some things you need to be aware of to guard your heart and your wallet from online dating scams. 275 more words


Is diamond pricing based solely on the 4 C’s of color, clarity, cut and carat weight?

While the concept of the 4 C’s for diamonds was provided by GIA in 1953, and is a great industry standard today, there are additional factors to consider… 225 more words


Consumer Alert: Here's what you should know about protecting yourself at a nail salon

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG has a consumer alert for those who frequent nails shops. You could end up with some nasty stuff if you’re not careful. 117 more words


Decrypting Cryptocurrencies

The use of cryptocurrencies to make transactions online has grown in popularity over the past few years, but only one has begun to dominate the market – bitcoin. 470 more words

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West Pearland Boil Water Order Cancelled

Updated 6:30 a.m., Jan. 18, 2018 –The City of Pearland tweeted late Thursday night at 11:03 p.m. that the boil water order is cancelled.  The boil water order was cancelled after water test results for bacteria levels indicated the water was safe to use and full water pressure was restored. 128 more words

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Consumer Alert: What you need to know about Home Serve's optional coverage

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A company called Home Serve has been sending out letters to Memphis residents with the city’s logo on it, offering monthly home warranty plans for exterior water and sewer lines. 204 more words