Tagged: Craig Douglass

How Does It Know? (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

How Does It Know? (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

OpinionTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Consumer Reports published the day after Christmas their list version titled, “The Most Influential Products of the Past Decade.” As they describe it, it’s their editors’ picks for the products and services that defined the 2010s. Here is our abridged and commented-on inventory. read more >

But We’ve Got Our Health (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

But We’ve Got Our Health (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

OpinionHealth Care

As many know, the pre-op regimen can be extensive. It includes purchasing several pieces of medical equipment to aid in the prevention of possible post-op problems. But where surgery is concerned, some preventive measures before and after surgery are not covered by insurance. Curious. read more >

The Edge of the Ledge (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

The Edge of the Ledge (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

Opinion

Setting aside the president’s previous comment that trade wars are “easy to win,” the oft-repeated notion that China, for instance, is paying billions of dollars in tariffs simply does not have the added value of being true. read more >

Winning the Two-Week Sale (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

Winning the Two-Week Sale (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

OpinionBanking & FinanceHealth CareTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Have you taken advantage of the special two-seek sale going on? Political consumers have. It’s the sale sponsored by our democracy. And if you’re not participating, you’re missing out! read more >

Give and Take (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

Give and Take (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

OpinionTransportation

Federal economic policy appears to be non-ideological. Let’s call it whimsical. Americans have a reduction in the taxes we pay, but with tariffs, an increase in the prices of products we buy. read more >