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Tuesday, Oct 7, 2014 at 05:50 PM PDT

Deciphering Labels When It Comes to GMOs

Deciphering Labels When It Comes to GMOs

Chances are, you have products using GMOs – or Genetically Modified Organisms – in your pantry. NBC 7’s Consumer Bob explains why reading the label may not be enough.

Thursday, Oct 2, 2014 at 09:58 PM PDT

Are Scammers Targeting Gas Pump Kiosks?

Are Scammers Targeting Gas Pump Kiosks?

While some gas stations let you swipe your card at the actual gas pump, others make you go to nearby self-serve kiosk. One San Diego man claims a scam artist used this setup to get free gas. NBC 7’s Consumer Bob

Friday, Sep 26, 2014 at 06:40 PM PDT

Sidewalk Construction Markings: Guidelines or Graffiti?

Sidewalk Construction Markings: Guidelines or Graffiti?

Looking at who is responsible for removing marking made by construction companies.

Thursday, Sep 25, 2014 at 07:23 PM PDT

Taking Thrift Shopping On The Road

Taking Thrift Shopping On The Road

Local woman takes shoppers on thrift store tour.

Thursday, Sep 25, 2014 at 05:15 PM PDT

How to Thrift Shop for Halloween and Year-Round

How to Thrift Shop for Halloween and Year-Round

Local thrift stores will see a jump in business over the next few weeks. Halloween drives people to secondhand stores looking for deals on costumes and decorations. But as NBC 7’s Consumer Bob explains,...

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 06:45 PM PDT

Protecting Yourself After Data Breach

Protecting Yourself After Data Breach

Consumers need to check their financial records to fight scam artists from taking their personal information.

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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.