Prices Mostly Going Up In 2018, With A Few ExceptionsCan you guess which items may actually decrease in price this year? CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
2 Investigators: Western Union Offers Refunds To Scam VictimsA settlement deal Western Union made with the feds could put some money back in your pocket, if you were a victim.
With Some Apps, Lose Weight, Gain MoneyMaybe all you need to stay on your New Year's diet is to put some money on the line.
Chicagoans Scurry For Tickets Ahead Of Huge Lottery DrawingsThe jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has climbed to $450 million; Powerball, the other national lottery game, was $570 million.
Do You Dare Wash Your Salt-Encrusted Car?Operators of car washes may not agree, but auto-body expert Marvin Daniels Jr. says his best advice is to stay away from them until temperatures rise above freezing.
As Bans On Microbeads Grow, Environmentalists Urge Less Use Of PlasticsElected officials and activists are celebrating new regulations going into effect to protect the Great Lakes, and they’re vowing to do more as the White House and Congress look to erode such protections.
Trendy 'Raw Water' Can Reportedly Give You Hepatitis, Other DiseasesA new health craze that has many people paying high prices for unfiltered water is also reportedly putting those Americans at risk for diseases like hepatitis and norovirus.
How To Tell If You Really Need A New iPhone BatteryEven if your battery is fully charged, the capacity is what you should pay attention to.
For Some, There Is An Escape Hatch From The ColdCan you get away from frigid Chicago this weekend without breaking the bank? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker gets tips from an expert.
Take Note: Some Ventra Cards ExpiringIn a worst-case scenario, some riders could lose any balance they have on the transit cards. WBBM's Michele Fiore explains.
Need A Home? Maybe The 'Land Bank' Can HelpThe Cook County Land Bank Authority has helped turn around some 200 properties since 2013. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Beware Internet Scams Over HolidaysJim Chilsen of the Citizens Utility Board says with more people shopping online this holiday season, internet scammers are also busier.