Consumer 101
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Hosted by Jack Rico with the help of experts and scientists from the Consumer Reports labs and testing facilities, Consumer 101 gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look into the science used to test every kind of product - the obscure, the fascinating, the everyday. Each week, audiences will discover more about the surprising intricacy of product testing, learn more efficient ways to get the most out of everyday items and glimpse unique career paths in the fields of science and technology. Consumer 101 is an empowering series aimed at giving teens the tools they need to make smarter choices as consumers, exploring the how, where, when and why we spend our resources so we can all make educated decisions when it counts.

Host Jack Rico spends a day at Consumer Reports being hounded by robocalls, until an expert shows him some easy steps to help minimize those pesky interruptions. And, a Consumer Reports expert gives us a deep dive into the world of online mattress shopping. Then, find out the best way to keep your kitchen appliances in tip-top shape.

Season : 2

Episode Number : 3

Duration : 30 minutes

Type : Documentary

Language : English

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