CR Digital Archive

June 2021

Cover Story

Host a Great Cookout This Summer
Grills, gear, and a recipe for a perfect barbecue in your own yard

Essentials for a Great Day at the Park
Grills, gear, and a recipe for a perfect park outing
Essentials for a Great Day at the Beach
Grills, gear, and a recipe for a perfect beach day

Special Report

Is This Safe to Buy? How Dangerous Products Get—and Stay—on the Market.
Of the approximately 15,000 product categories the government oversees, only a few require testing before hitting the market


How to Cope With COVID-19 Right Now
Experts have developed effective ways to help heal those with COVID-19. This is the essential information you need.


Choose a Healthier Dip for Your Crudités Platter
How to keep calories and sodium low

Road Report

Least and Most Expensive Cars to Keep on the Road
Consumer Reports members reveal how much they spend on repair and maintenance
Protect Yourself From Pricey Car Repairs
Save money with these expert tips


Building a Better World, Together
Join with us to make a safer, fairer, healthier marketplace
From Our President: We’re Informed by Your Lives
Selling It
Goofs, glitches, and gotchas spotted by our readers

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