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Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014 at 06:13 PM PST

Where Do Charity Dollars Go?

Where Do Charity Dollars Go?

After Black Friday and Cyber Monday, charities are hoping to get some attention on Tuesday. “Giving Tuesday” is a time to think about donating to your favorite charities. But before you hand over your money, ask...

Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 06:59 PM PST

How to Take Advantage of the Rain

How to Take Advantage of the Rain

Heavy rain can cause problems in San Diego, but for the most part, the rain is good for the city. NBC 7's Consumer Bob says there are things you can do now to take advantage of the rain.

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 08:24 PM PST

New FDA Rules Require Calorie Counts

New FDA Rules Require Calorie Counts

New FDA rules require posting calorie count at a number of locations from restaurants to movie theatres.

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 05:40 PM PST

How Are New Calorie Menu Rules Different Than CA?

How Are New Calorie Menu Rules Different Than CA?

The government has released new rules requiring businesses from restaurants to movie theaters to post calorie counts of their food. California has required that for a few years now.

Monday, Nov 24, 2014 at 09:46 PM PST

Cutting Calories on Thanksgiving

Cutting Calories on Thanksgiving

While counting their blessings, many people will also be counting calories this Thanksgiving. NBC 7's Consumer Bob has a few ways you can eat healthier on the most food-filled holiday.

Friday, Nov 21, 2014 at 07:13 PM PST

Why Children Should Help Plan Family Vacations

Why Children Should Help Plan Family Vacations

Why kids will be more engaged and happier on family vacations if they help plan the trip.

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