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Tech

'Tis the season for scammers: online holiday safety

'Tis the season for scammers: online holiday safetyWhen you hit the online cyber-sales this week, keep in mind not everyone has the be​st of intentions.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Health

Consumer Reports: Why rice is dangerous to feed your children

Consumer Reports: Why rice is dangerous to feed your childrenConsumer Reports analyzed Food and Drug Administration data on more than 600 foods that contain rice and found some with worrisome levels of inorganic arsenic.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Consumer

Home energy audits can save you money in the cold months

Home energy audits can save you money in the cold monthsYou can close all the windows. You can shut the front door. But that still may not be enough.
  • Consumer
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Local

DOL glitch leads to late fees for drivers

DOL glitch leads to late fees for driversMany drivers are not getting license renewal notices, leading to late fees.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Consumer

PSE electric customers to get credit of about $40

PSE electric customers to get credit of about $40The refund will appear as a one-time credit applied to their December and January bills.
  • Consumer
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Consumer

Shortcuts to get a human operator

Shortcuts to get a human operatorSo what can you do to get through to someone who will help?
  • Consumer
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Consumer

Why airfare keeps rising despite lower oil prices

Why airfare keeps rising despite lower oil pricesFares are going up, and those bag fees aren't going away either.
  • Consumer
  • 4 days, 7 hours ago
Consumer

Which stores are refusing to open Thanksgiving?

Which stores are refusing to open Thanksgiving?For many retailers, Black Friday is now Black Thursday. But not everyone is happy about it.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week ago
Consumer

Buying canned food? You could be wasting money

Buying canned food? You could be wasting moneyHave you noticed you're getting more and more water with the canned foods you buy?
  • Consumer
  • 1 week ago
Tech

Consumer Electronics Show preview

Consumer Electronics Show previewA look at some of the hot new electronics on the way to market.
  • Tech
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Consumer

The BEST of the best Black Friday deals

The BEST of the best Black Friday dealsThe ads are out, which means it's time to start planning your Thanksgiving night and Black Friday shopping trip.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Consumer

5 strategies for surviving burnout in the workplace

5 strategies for surviving burnout in the workplaceWorkplace expert Bob Rosner offers five strategies for surviving burnout in the workplace.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Consumer

Starbucks unveils $200 'Silver Card,' but you only get $50 in drinks

Starbucks unveils $200 'Silver Card,' but you only get $50 in drinksThe other $150? Well, that's what Starbucks says is the retail value of the sterling silver card and key chain itself.
  • Consumer
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Pets and Animals

Holiday pet gift ideas

Holiday pet gift ideasAll the Best Pet Care shares some holiday gift ideas for your pets.
  • Pets and Animals
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Consumer

How to find unclaimed funds in your name

How to find unclaimed funds in your nameTo find if you have unclaimed cash, go to your state treasurer website or check at your local treasurer's office.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks ago
News

Matt Granite's daily deals and more consumer news

Matt Granite's daily deals and more consumer newsNews to help save you money.
  • News
  • 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Veterans Day deals available to troops

Veterans Day deals available to troopsMany restaurants and retailers are offering Veterans Day discounts or free meals to service members and veterans. Some offers even extend to family members.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks ago
Health

Tax credit changes may add to insurance costs

Tax credit changes may add to insurance costsThe decrease in federal subsidies will effectively raise insurance costs for about 22,000 people in 27 counties in Washington state
  • Health
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Delivery app looks to drive business for liquor stores

Delivery app looks to drive business for liquor storesThree Seattle liquor stores are now connected to an app called Drizly.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Consumer

Which store really has the lowest price?

Which store really has the lowest price?As we head into the November holiday shopping season, many of us are looking for the lowest prices on gifts, decorations, and holiday accessories.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Holiday gift deals mentioned on KING 5 Morning News

Holiday gift deals mentioned on KING 5 Morning NewsHere are links to gift ideas for her, him and kids mentioned by reporter Meg Coyle Tuesday.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

Unsafe recalled cars still being sold

Unsafe recalled cars still being soldThere are no state or federal laws requiring a dealer to fix recalls before selling a used car.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Traffic

Confusing toll bills cost drivers, end in fines

Confusing toll bills cost drivers, end in finesA KING 5 investigation has uncovered confusing and seemingly contradictory billing terms are leaving toll customers at a loss.
  • Traffic
  • 3 weeks ago
Consumer

Microsoft watch beats Apple to market

Microsoft watch beats Apple to marketThe company Wednesday announced the "Microsoft Band" watch is now available for order for $199.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Ways 2 Save

5 steals already at Black Friday prices today

5 steals already at Black Friday prices todayFrom the now $10 Zhip to an Amazon Tablet at $79, we have you covered!
  • Ways 2 Save
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

Hacker proof your credit cards and bank account

Hacker proof your credit cards and bank accountShould you switch to a smaller bank or link your card to a different account? Consumer experts share if that's a good idea.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Health

Baby wipes recalled nationwide for potential bacteria

Baby wipes recalled nationwide for potential bacteriaNutek, the maker of several different baby wipe brands, has issued a voluntary nationwide recall due to possible bacteria contamination.
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago