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jenn strathmanWhether you are a business, parent, or consumer — let me put my award-winning journalism skills to work for you. I writes articles / blog content for businesses to increase web traffic. I’m also a consumer expert who can guest post or comment on consumer issues. On Consumer News Mom, I help families save money, solve everyday parenting problems, and review products and child attractions.

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Who is Consumer News Mom Jenn Strathman?

On December 5, 2016

As a TV journalist for 16 years, I solved viewer problems and warned of ripoffs. As a new mom, I’m still solving problems like how to get my daughter to sleep? Whether you’re a mom, dad, or grandparent we all share the same joys and struggles raising children. “Consumer News Mom” is dedicated to all of us working to solve…

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Consumer change: Consumer News Mom is born

On June 21, 2016

Writing is my passion. While consumer issues have always been my focus, I have a new one too. As a new mom, I’m taking my career in a new path that will give me the flexibility to raise my daughter while following my desire to write about consumer trends. I hope you’ll join me in this new place.

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Life is about taking risks and finding the hidden reward

On April 19, 2014

Life. It’s just one word, but it’s so powerful. It’s the essence of our being. We all make different choices in life. Sometimes another person’s choice impacts our life. When that happens, you realize how little control you have over your destiny. Through grief, I’ve learned life changes lead to hidden rewards.

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Where were you on 9/11?

On September 11, 2011

It was a hot, late summer day. I was at work early that morning, focused on an investigation into a family that had to leave their home because of dangerous mold. I was headed to Michigan to interview the insurance company. As I gathered my papers, and waited for my photographer I heard a gasp from behind my back as…

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Welcome NewsChannel 5 viewers

On January 4, 2011

As a consumer reporter, my Inbox and Voicemail fill every day with problems from consumers. I treasure these tips as I respect your trust in me but also sharing your story helps others. At the same time, it’s disheartening to know there are so many people out there trying to ripoff the public.  It empowers me to do more stories and find more ways…