Shirley Rooker

  • ‘Tis the season…of gift cards and credit cards

    Jill Gonzales, an analyst with, discusses gift cards and credit cards. A study by the company lists the best gift cards as well as credit cards.

  • Hotel booking sites that scam you

    Maryam Cope, vice president of government affairs at the American Hotel and Lodging Association, discusses third-party hotel booking websites that may steal your money or even your identity.

  • Hidden travel fees

    Consumer advocate Charlie Leocha of Travelers United discusses the many hidden fees you are likely to pay when making travel arrangements.

  • Yes, there is a way to block those robocalls

    Aaron Foss, developer of Nomorobo, discusses how his free app blocked 1.2 billion robocalls.

  • What you can do to protect your data

    Kelvin Coleman, executive director, National Cyber Security Alliance, discusses the steps individuals and businesses should take to protect their data.

  • Avoiding scams when seeking debt relief

    Bruce McClary of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling discusses debt elimination scams.

  • How to invest without being defrauded

    Owen Donley of the Securities and Exchange Commission reveals the latest high tech scams as well as how old scams have new packaging.

  • Trading in bad faith on someone‚Äôs good name

    Lauren Hall of Consumer Action profiles common frauds, including deceptive health claims about some celebrity-endorsed products.

  • Automatic vehicles: safer than humans?

    Marc Scribner of the Competitive Enterprise Institute discusses how automated vehicles will reduce the number of injuries and property damage caused by accidents.

  • Ways the Small Business Administration could help you

    Antonio Doss, Small Business Administration, discusses the ways the agency helps new businesses.