CR Digital Archive

March 2021

Cover Story

20 Ways to Sleep Better Tonight
CR offers advice on revising your routines and tweaking your bedroom to get the shut-eye you crave—and need

Special Report

Read This Before You Buy a Genetic Testing Kit
At-home testing can offer an incomplete picture of disease risk, get ancestry wrong, and compromise privacy
An Illegal Dietary Supplement Named Tianeptine Is Being Sold to Americans—and the FDA Knows It
This drug, not approved for use in the U.S., has been linked to hundreds of reports of harm, including overdoses and deaths

Ratings Reviews & Safety

Why the Pandemic May Be Hurting Your Credit Score
Reporting errors are piling up and consumers are being wrongfully penalized. Here's how to keep your credit healthy.


Is It Safe to Buy Discounted Pet Medications Online?

Road Report

The Most Satisfying Cars on the Market
In this exclusive survey, CR members offer important insights for shoppers to find the perfect car
The Most and Least Liked Car Brands
Rankings based on Consumer Reports' owner satisfaction survey

What Qualities in a Car Matter Most to You?
Consumer Reports' owner satisfaction survey reveals the most and least satisfying models for value, comfort, driving, and more
How to Solve Problems With Your Car's Infotainment System
Tricks to boost satisfaction and get the most from your infotainment system
Owners Love These Cars, Despite the Flaws
Sometimes owner satisfaction is more important than other factors


Building a Better World, Together
Join with us to make a safer, fairer, healthier marketplace
From Our President: A Trusted Marketplace
Selling It
Goofs, glitches, and gotchas spotted by our readers

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