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Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014 at 07:20 PM PDT

IRS Commissioner Fights to Turn Around Agency

IRS Commissioner Fights to Turn Around Agency

NBC 7’s Consumer Bob speaks with new IRS commissioner John Koskinen as he visits San Diego on July 15, 2014. Koskinen is out to help turn around the struggling agency after a tough year that included the...

Tuesday, Jul 15, 2014 at 09:38 AM PDT

Wearable Cameras Capture Your LIfe

Wearable Cameras Capture Your LIfe

People are wearing small digital cameras to chronicle their day.

Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 06:25 PM PDT

Truth Behind Natural Food Labels

Truth Behind Natural Food Labels

When shoppers walk down the aisle at the grocery store they see endless items labeled with the word "natural." But, what does the word really mean? NBC 7's Consumer Bob takes a closer look.

Thursday, Jul 10, 2014 at 06:54 PM PDT

Tablet is King, Outselling PC

Tablet is King, Outselling PC

People are now buying more tablets than personal computers.

Tuesday, Jul 8, 2014 at 06:35 PM PDT

Buy or Rent? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

Buy or Rent? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

Not everyone should buy a home, for some people, it's smarter to rent then own.

Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 at 01:06 PM PDT

Top Sunscreen Choices for Kids Explained

Top Sunscreen Choices for Kids Explained

Should your children use the same sunscreen that you use? NBC 7’s Consumer Bob reports on the tricks for warding off the rays.

Saturday, Jul 5, 2014 at 09:46 AM PDT

Fast Food Winners and Losers

Fast Food Winners and Losers

Everyone has an opinion when it comes to fast food restaurants. NBC 7's Consumer Bob shares the results of a new survey from Consumer Reports that asked people to share their favorite fast food eateries --...

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 10:40 AM PDT

Ploy Tricks You Into Pricy Magazine Subscriptions

Ploy Tricks You Into Pricy Magazine Subscriptions

A Lakeside man paid a bill thinking he was renewing his magazine subscription. Turns out, it wasn’t a bill at all, and the man paid way more than he should have. NBC 7’s Consumer Bob explains.

Thursday, Jun 26, 2014 at 01:23 PM PDT

Fighting the High Cost of Cable

Fighting the High Cost of Cable

People want ways to pay less money for cable programming.

Monday, Jun 23, 2014 at 07:10 PM PDT

Is Summer a Buyer's or Seller's Market?

Is Summer a Buyer's or Seller's Market?

Summer is a busy time in the real estate business, but is it a good time to buy or a good time to sell? NBC 7's Consumer Bob reports.

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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.