Consumer Bob helps to save you money and time

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 06:50 PM PDT

Which Healthy Cereal Tastes Best?

Which Healthy Cereal Tastes Best?

Nine out of 10 American households eat cereal for breakfast, so it’s important to make a nutritious choice. So what makes a cereal healthy, and which healthy cereal tastes the best? Here’s NBC 7’s Consumer Bob.

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 09:57 AM PDT

Insurance Pays Up After Storm Damage

Insurance Pays Up After Storm Damage

It's important to know what policy to rely on after a storm causes damaged to your home and car.

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 05:20 PM PDT

Who Pays for the Storm Damage?

Who Pays for the Storm Damage?

Buildings and vehicles suffered major damage after being hit by falling trees in Tuesday's storm. So who pays if your tree falls on your house? What if your tree falls on a neighbor’s house? NBC 7’s Consumer Bob...

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 at 07:23 PM PDT

Beating the Heat on a Budget

Beating the Heat on a Budget

Tips for saving money in hot weather.

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 06:55 PM PDT

New Law Protects Online Reviewers

New Law Protects Online Reviewers

Businesses can not hide clauses in online contracts negative restricting reviews of goods and services in California.

Tuesday, Sep 9, 2014 at 08:45 PM PDT

What to Buy and What to Forget At Wal-Mart

What to Buy and What to Forget At Wal-Mart

Consumer Reports put Wal-Mart's products to the test to see if the low prices have good value. NBC 7's Consumer Bob has the results.

Monday, Sep 8, 2014 at 04:25 PM PDT

How to Get Discounts on Organic Food

How to Get Discounts on Organic Food

It used to be you could only find organic products at health food and other specialty stores, but that's not the case anymore. As NBC 7's Consumer Bob explains, even discount chains are now going organic.

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.

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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.