Here's the 101 on the Next Show

For all of us who are finding we’re snacking a lot while staying home, CR nutritionist Amy Keating will explain how to nutritiously super-snack. Kevin Barry, CR’s full-time auto expert, offers tips on how to reduce the chance of a deer strike. And Privacy and Tech Editor Thomas Germain will help you manage your online passwords.


You’ll also learn lesser-known recycling tips for products like mattresses, coffee pods, and more.


“Consumer 101” always provides good info for the whole family. Join us! Watch us this Saturday on NBC. Check your local listings for times, or stream our episodes online.  

'Consumer 101' Spotlight

How to Protect Your Privacy

Today’s innovative, connected products bring promises of greater ease and convenience for our daily lives. But there’s a dark side: With so many products and services collecting and potentially sharing data, your personal privacy is at a greater risk than ever before. 


Watch these "Consumer 101" videos for simple steps on how you can take back control, thwart hackers, and protect your privacy.

More About Jack Rico

Jack Rico's curious nature fits right in at CR. Born and raised in Queens, N.Y., he’s a frequent contributor to NBC’s "Today" and He also made history as a journalist when he co-anchored Univision’s first Spanish-language morning newscast in New York City. Join him every Saturday morning with “Consumer 101” on NBC.