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  • The New Layaway

    Layaway payment plans may offer consumers flexibility to purchase items, but consumers must be wary of the fees associated with layaway. In many cases, the fees to use layaway far exceed the costs consumers would incur if they bought the product with a loan or even a very high interest credit card.

  • Toy Safety this Holiday Season

    I joined the Connecticut Public Interest Research Group (ConnPIRG) at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center to discuss ConnPIRG’s report outlineing the results of toys presenting serious choking hazards or containing hazardous chemicals such as lead and phthalates.