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Wednesday, Nov 4, 2015 at 07:43 PM PST

To Gift Wrap or Not to Gift Wrap?

To Gift Wrap or Not to Gift Wrap?

While buying holiday presents, shoppers are left with a second question: do you get it gift wrapped? NBC 7's Consumer Bob reports.

Tuesday, Nov 3, 2015 at 06:23 PM PST

Other Grocery Stores Try to Thrive in San Diego

Other Grocery Stores Try to Thrive in San Diego

It's been a rough year in the grocery store business: Haggen announced it received a number of bids today for its failed grocery locations and Fresh & Easy is also in the middle of bankruptcy.

Friday, Oct 30, 2015 at 04:19 PM PDT

How to Save Money on Flood Insurance

How to Save Money on Flood Insurance

How prepared are you for heavy rains? We've been talking about the potential downpour coming from El Nino and with that threat comes flooding. Do you have flood insurance? Many people don't. NBC 7's Consumer Bob

Wednesday, Oct 28, 2015 at 05:55 PM PDT

What to Know Before Getting 0% Interest Credit Card

What to Know Before Getting 0% Interest Credit Card

There's nothing inherently wrong with a zero percent interest credit card. But don't get too comfortable with it because when it comes to credit cards, what starts low always seems to go up. NBC 7's Consumer Bob

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2015 at 07:03 PM PDT

Where to Find an 'Affordable' Home in SD

Where to Find an 'Affordable' Home in SD

Looking for affordable homes in San Diego start around $400,000.

Monday, Oct 26, 2015 at 08:16 PM PDT

Cutting Teen Car Insurance Costs

Cutting Teen Car Insurance Costs

Teenage drivers pay far more for car insurance but there ways parents can try to cut costs.

Friday, Oct 23, 2015 at 05:23 PM PDT

How to Save Energy Around the House

How to Save Energy Around the House

Consumer Bob gives tips from the SDG&E Innovation Center on how to save energy in your home.

Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015 at 07:10 PM PDT

How to Find The Right Car Loan

How to Find The Right Car Loan

Have you been thinking about stepping onto the car lot? Car sales are up and that means lots of people are looking for a loan, but choosing a good loan is nearly as important as which car you buy.

Monday, Oct 19, 2015 at 06:11 PM PDT

Tips on How to Protect Your Identity

Tips on How to Protect Your Identity

Americans are afraid of having their identities stolen, but how much are we willing to do to stop it? Experts say there are a number of things we can do to fight identity theft, but many people skip the simple...

Friday, Sep 18, 2015 at 05:59 PM PDT

Organizers Hope KAABOO Takes Off in Del Mar

Organizers Hope KAABOO Takes Off in Del Mar

The Del Mar Fairgrounds are trying something new this year: a 3-day music festival which organizers hope will become an annual event. NBC 7's Consumer Bob reports.

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