Consumer Bob helps to save you money and time

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.

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.

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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.