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Friday, May 19, 2017 at 06:33 PM PDT

Homework Necessary When Considering Dietary Supplements

Homework Necessary When Considering Dietary Supplements

NBC 7's Consumer Bob shares details from Consumer Reports on the risks associated with wight loss and dietary supplements. 

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 08:06 PM PDT

Experts Look at Health Benefits of Ready-to-Eat Popcorn

Experts Look at Health Benefits of Ready-to-Eat Popcorn

Consumer Reports food experts brought in 15 ready-to-eat popcorn products – some salty, some sweet, some cheesy. NBC 7's Consumer Bob has more details on the nutrition, or lack thereof, associated with the...

Monday, May 1, 2017 at 05:49 PM PDT

Tips for Saving Money

Tips for Saving Money

 Pennies add up, and that's how some people are able to save money. But if you're having trouble saving up, what can you do to change? NBC 7's Consumer Bob reports. 

Friday, Apr 28, 2017 at 06:54 PM PDT

Money Talk Doesn't Have to be Tough When Family Is Involved

Money Talk Doesn't Have to be Tough When Family Is Involved

NBC 7's Consumer Bob takes a closer look at data from a Consumer Reports report on money discussions within the family, and how you can navigate awkward or stressful topics.

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 at 08:38 PM PDT

Albertsons Considering Bid to Take Over Whole Foods Market

Albertsons Considering Bid to Take Over Whole Foods Market

 More changes could be coming to your local grocery store. According to one report, Albertsons is considering a takeover bid for Whole Foods. The organic grocery chain has been struggling lately, even...

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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.