Best Mattress 2014: How Consumer Reports Matches Up To Real Reviews

See what Viewpoints reviews are saying about Consumer Reports' top picks.

See what Viewpoints reviews are saying about Consumer Reports’ picks for best innerspring and memory foam mattresses.

Comfort is key when it comes to choosing a new mattress, but not all mattresses are created equal. From memory foam to innerspring, expensive to affordable, check out what Viewpoints reviewers are saying about the 2014 Consumer Reports picks for best mattress.

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Virgin America Airlines Reviews: “Economy Price, First Class Treatment”

Virginia America was rated top airline by Consumer Reports. See why it has a rating of 70/100 on Viewpoints.

Virginia America is rated top airline by Consumer Reports. See why it has a (lower) rating of 70/100 on Viewpoints.

Virgin America is somewhat of a new kid on the block when it comes to airline travel. The hip, purple-lit airplane goes beyond getting you from point A to point B, doing so in style, and at an affordable price.  Consumer Reports recently listed Virgin America as its top-rated airline. See what Viewpoints contributors are saying about this top airline service, and which airline is rated worst on both Consumer Reports and Viewpoints.

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Virgin Mobile Reviews: “Good Plans, Bad Customer Service”

Prepaid service Virgin Mobile offers no contract plans, with bad customer service, according to Viewpoints Reviews.

Prepaid service Virgin Mobile offers affordable no-contract cell plans — but with bad customer service, according to Viewpoints reviewers.

Virgin Mobile is a no-contract cell phone provider that offers a variety of phones and plans to customers looking for an affordable alternative to other providers. See why 260 contributors give Virgin Mobile an average rating of 59/100 on Viewpoints.

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Spirit Airlines Reviews: “You Get What You Pay For”

Spirit Airlines has a low rating due to customer service and hidden fees.

Spirit Airlines has a low rating due to its customer service and extra fees.

With ever-increasing prices for flights, Spirit Airlines advertises its tickets for as little as $20, a deal that seems too good to pass up. The low-cost carrier, however, has a low rating of 29/100 on Viewpoints.  See what contributors are saying about the inexpensive airline.

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Medifast Reviews: 6 Meals a Day That Taste “So-So”

Contributors say Medifast is fast and effective, but also pricey and unappetizing.

The Medifast diet used to be prescribed by doctors, but now it’s offered directly to consumers.

With summer upon us, more people are looking for diet plan that works — and in particular, people seem to be curious about Medifast.

Medifast has a Viewpoints rating of 79/100, based on 17 reviews. The average in the Diet category is 82/100. Contributors say the plan is fast, effective and easy to complete. However, many do not think the food tastes very good and have discovered if the plan is not continued, they gain back the weight.

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ProFlowers Reviews: “Roses Looked Like They Went Thru War”

ProFlowers.com has a very low rating on Viewpoints. Find out what contributors have to say about the flower delivery service.

ProFlowers has a very low rating on Viewpoints. Find out why people are complaining about the online flower delivery service.

ProFlowers is a floral bouquet delivery website that delivers flowers, plants and miscellaneous gifts from anywhere in the world to the United States and select countries outside of the U.S.  All orders come with a 7-day money-back freshness guarantee (a 14-day guarantee for potted plants). Yet ProFlowers receives a low 35/100, based on a total of 471 reviews. The average for the shopping websites category is 67/100.

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Anti-Aging Skin Care Ingredients: What To Know

What to know about anti-aging creams

The stronger the anti-aging cream, the more likely it is to cause skin irritation.

Although most anti-aging skin care products may have a similar goal of fighting the signs of aging, the products themselves are certainly not made the same. Skin care expert and board-certified dermatologist Jessica Krant shares what ingredients work and what to look out for when using anti-aging skin care products.

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When To Start Using Anti-Aging Skin Care

A dermatologist shares expert advice on when to start an anti-aging skin care routine.

It’s not too early to use anti-aging skin products. The question is which product is age-appropriate.

You may find yourself asking, when should I start using anti-aging skin care? Is there anything that actually works? Viewpoints asked a dermatologist and expert in anti-aging skin care her advice on the topic.

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NET10 Wireless Reviews: Good Coverage, Poor Customer Service

Net10 Wireless is a pre-paid cell phone provider that offers a variety of plans and also the option to use your own phone.

Net10 Wireless is a prepaid cell phone provider that offers a variety of plans in addition to the option to use your own phone.

Prepaid phone services can be a great way to save money. Lately we’ve noticed many of you coming to the site for information about the prepaid cell phone service, NET10 Wireless. To save you some time (and money), here’s what people are saying about Net10 and how it compares to other prepaid providers.

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