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New nutritional labels for meat

Have you noticed any difference in labeling when you shop for ground meat products?

Thursday - 03/29/2012, 10:37am EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, nutrition

What does 'natural' really mean?

If you are trying to decide between two skin products, would claims such as "natural" or "dermatologist recommended" influence your decision?

Wednesday - 03/28/2012, 01:18pm EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, organic

Read the fine print on replacement warranties

What does a replacement warranty really mean?

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 12:59pm EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, warranties

Phishing by cellphone

A WTOP listener received a cellphone call in the middle of the night, waking him from a sound sleep.

Monday - 03/26/2012, 10:31am EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, phishing

Wallet inventory

Can you name every credit and debit card in your wallet without looking?

Friday - 03/23/2012, 10:31am EDT

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Keep the cancellation number

If a change in your plans resulted in canceling hotel rooms you had reserved for a family vacation, would you keep the cancellation number?

Thursday - 03/22/2012, 06:50am EDT

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Are there cellphone directories?

It's an urban legend that has been around for years. In fact, we first reported on it about seven or eight years ago.

Wednesday - 03/21/2012, 12:13pm EDT

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Debt elimination

Don't fall for an Internet site promoting a document that you can use to "legally" eliminate an outstanding debt.

Tuesday - 03/20/2012, 12:36pm EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, FDIC, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

A clumsy fraud

Sometimes frauds are so clumsy they're amusing, but they can still be dangerous.

Monday - 03/19/2012, 12:21pm EDT

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The power of community associations, pt. 4

When you buy a home, townhouse or condo in an area that has a homeowners or community association, you must be given a complete set of documents on the organization which should include a budget.

Friday - 03/16/2012, 02:15pm EDT

Tags: Shirley Rooker, community associations

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