Consumer Bob’s unique style of reporting has made him a San Diego favorite for 30 years. He keeps his finger on the pulse of what interests San Diego viewers from scams to sales. Bob also heads up the NBC 7 Responds Team, a Consumer Investigative Unit that has saved San Diego viewers more than $1,000,000.
Bob Hansen is a native Southern Californian. He has a bachelor's degree from U.C. San Diego and a Masters degree in Journalism from the University of Missouri.
He started in the news business as a Copyboy for the Houston Chronicle and later as a freelance reporter for National Public Radio. He's been in television for 38 years reporting in Missouri, Florida, Kentucky and San Diego. Along the way, he's received many local and national awards.
Bob enjoys photography, volleyball and surfing. He's happily married and has four children and seven grandchildren.
Whether it's talking about great deals, how to save money or avoiding the latest scam, don't miss Consumer Bob's unique perspective.
You can watch him every Monday through Friday on NBC 7 San Diego News.
Consumer Bob and the NBC 7 Responds Team are always ready to help you with your consumer problems. Contact the team with a description of your problem, along with paperwork and pictures, that can help them find a resolution for your complaint. You can reach Bob and NBC 7 Responds at 619-732-NBC7, or by filling out this form with your complaint information. Follow Bob on Twitter at @ConsumerBobNBC or on Facebook.