Word on the Street: Name-brand products

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our

Viewers weigh in on trending topics in our Word on the Street segment. (July 28, 2014 7:01 PM)

A new article says Americans spend way too much on name-brand products.

The report by Tilburg University and the University of Chicago says that Americans reach for name-brand products rather than generic versions nine out of 10 times.

New research says that Americans waste about $44 billion a year on brands at the pharmacy and supermarkets when they could be buying the exact same product...

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