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Friday, Sep 5, 2014 at 07:40 PM PDT

Seniors Waiting Longer to Retire

Seniors Waiting Longer to Retire

People are waiting to retire, working longer for the money and to keep busy.

Thursday, Sep 4, 2014 at 06:30 PM PDT

Convertible Car Seats Compared

Convertible Car Seats Compared

Research shows children are safest in rear-facing car seats until they turn 2, but many kids outgrow those seats. NBC 7’s Consumer Bob shares which convertible seats have the highest safety rating and are...

Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 at 06:11 PM PDT

Younger Shoppers Paying With Plastic

Younger Shoppers Paying With Plastic

Younger shoppers will pay with plastic for purchases less than $5, much more than Baby Boomers.

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 07:15 PM PDT

Keeping Kids Out of Hot Cars

Keeping Kids Out of Hot Cars

NBC 7's Consumer Bob looks at some ideas to help parents from leaving their children alone in an overheated car.

Monday, Sep 1, 2014 at 07:15 PM PDT

The Future of Wearable Technology

The Future of Wearable Technology

Computers have gone from filling rooms to fitting in the palm of your hand. NBC 7's Consumer Bob looks at the future for that wearable technology.

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 at 10:25 AM PDT

Why You Should Buy Renter's Insurance

Why You Should Buy Renter's Insurance

Renters should have their own insurance and not rely on their landlord.

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 at 07:05 PM PDT

Should You Refinance When Home Value Rises?

Should You Refinance When Home Value Rises?

There's been a slow, steady rise in housing prices in San Diego this year. That means your house is probably worth more today than it was just a few months ago. Does that mean it's a good time to take out...

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 at 10:25 AM PDT

IRS Imposters Scam Victims

IRS Imposters Scam Victims

Scam artists call people claiming to be with the IRS in order to steal their money.

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 09:13 PM PDT

Eating Healthy Seafood Has Its Limits

Eating Healthy Seafood Has Its Limits

There are serious health concerns about eating some kinds of fish.

Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT

Target to Stay Open Later

Target to Stay Open Later

Target is extending closing hours to midnight at many stores to attract more shoppers.

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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.