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Thursday, Feb 12, 2015 at 09:05 PM PST

Fighting Fraudsters With a Credit Freeze

Fighting Fraudsters With a Credit Freeze

People concerned about hackers can put a freeze on their credit report.

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 08:41 PM PST

Travel Deals Too Good to Be True

Travel Deals Too Good to Be True

As people begin to plan their summer vacations, NBC 7's Consumer Bob has a warning about concerning travel clubs that may not be as sweet as they sound.

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 05:00 PM PST

Walmart Offers New Options for Untraditional Banking

Walmart Offers New Options for Untraditional Banking

Fewer people are going to traditional banks, opening the door to businesses such as Walmart. You can now do almost all of your banking through the retail giant, but is it a wise idea? NBC 7's Consumer Bob has a...

Monday, Feb 9, 2015 at 07:37 PM PST

Financial Infidelity: The New Kind of Cheating

Financial Infidelity: The New Kind of Cheating

Hiding financial information in a marriage may be more common than you think.

Monday, Feb 9, 2015 at 03:14 PM PST

Beware of Tax-Season Thieves

Beware of Tax-Season Thieves

Tax forms are in the mail, but beware: con artists are using taxes and the IRS as an excuse to steal your money and personal information. NBC 7's Consumer Bob reports on the warning.

Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 06:39 PM PST

Sharing Passwords For Streaming Video

Sharing Passwords For Streaming Video

It seems so easy; type in your password and access countless video streams on a service you pay for, such as Hulu Plus, Netflix, Amazon Prime Instant Video, HBO Go or WatchESPN.

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