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Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016 at 06:53 PM PDT

Smart Phone War: Which Is Better, Apple or Samsung?

Smart Phone War: Which Is Better, Apple or Samsung?

NBC 7's Consumer Bob takes a look at the latest products offered by cell phone manufacturing giants Apple and Samsung.

Monday, Oct 3, 2016 at 05:30 PM PDT

How Often Do You Shop for a New Credit Card?

How Often Do You Shop for a New Credit Card?

The average American has about three credit cards in their wallet at once, but how often do we shop for credit cards and take advantage of exclusive offers? NBC 7's Consumer Bob has more.

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016 at 05:23 PM PDT

Protect Yourself from Surprise Emergency Room Bills

Protect Yourself from Surprise Emergency Room Bills

About two thirds of emergency room doctors are independent contractors and may not be covered under your insurance plan. NBC 7's Consumer Bob has more on how to avoid unexpected fees.

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 05:22 PM PDT

Tips for Avoiding High Interest Credit Card Debt

Tips for Avoiding High Interest Credit Card Debt

An industry expert offer NBC 7's Consumer Bob advice for managing consumer debt and tips for avoiding it.

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 07:46 PM PDT

Samsung Braces for Recall, Apple Shines Amid Latest Release

Samsung Braces for Recall, Apple Shines Amid Latest Release

Will Samsung be able to bounce back from the largest product recall in smartphone history? NBC 7's Consumer Bob has the answer.

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Consumer Bob has been covering consumer news in San Diego for more than 21 years. Whether it's talking about great deals, how to save money or avoiding trendy scams, he brings you the latest on NBC 7 News at 4, 5, and 6 p.m. Send him suggestions for stories or features via email.