When Checkbook went hunting for membership perks, we found that many credit card companies, health insurers, and membership groups often provide their customers with free, often hidden perks…
Consumers’ Checkbook is published by the Center for the Study of Services, an independent, nonprofit consumer organization founded in 1974. It has for more than 40 years been an innovator in providing information to help consumers make smarter choices. Checkbook surveys consumers and evaluates the quality and prices of local service providers and products, and reports its findings online and in regional magazines in the Washington D.C., Boston, Chicago, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Seattle metro areas—and, for some services, nationally. Checkbook also provides comprehensive advice to help people save time, money, and hassle.