Community Demands End To Lead Contamination In Oakland SchoolsA long list of Oakland educators and activists call on Oakland Unified School District to take stronger action to prevent lead exposure in schools.
CALPIRG Study Analyzes Which Credit Card Companies Get The Most ComplaintsMore than 100 million Americans have credit cards and a report released on Tuesday breaks down which companies receive the most complaints.
ConsumerWatch: Simple Steps To Protecting Yourself From Cyber Monday ScammersBuyers beware, Cyber Monday is the biggest online shopping day of the year; and with so much money changing hands on one day, it’s Christmas-come-early for online scammers.
CALPIRG Releases Report Of Toys Hazardous To Kids' HealthShoppers flooding stores to buy presents this holiday season should watch out for dangerous toys that may threaten children's health, a consumer group warned Tuesday.
Survey Finds Many Dangerous Toys On Annual ListThe annual holiday toy risk report compiled by the California Public Interest Research Group suggests that a number of potentially dangerous and toxic toys are available this year on store shelves.
California Has Highest Number Of ID Theft Complaints; CALPIRG Offers AdviceCALPIRG has released a report that puts the Golden State at the top when it comes to ID theft complaints, but they have some tips on how to protect yourself.
ConsumerWatch: Group Offers Tips For Cutting Cell Phone CostsCALPIRG has come up with a guide to help consumers get those cell phone costs in line
About The Bay: Switching From Bank To Credit Union Not That EasyKCBS' Mike Sugerman tried to make the switch himself, during his travels About the Bay, but he found that it's not nearly as simple as it might seem.
California Group Seeks End To Subsidies For Junk Food IngredientsCalpirg is calling on the federal government to stop subsidizing farm crops used to make junk food ingredients.
ConsumerWatch: Group Says Banks Make It Hard To Comparison ShopIf you are thinking of switching banks, a consumer group said many banks aren’t bending over backwards to inform customers about their fee schedules.
UC Berkeley's Greek Row Gets Environmentally Friendly UpgradesVolunteers made their way along Cal's Greek Row Sunday, upgrading 29 fraternity and sorority chapter houses with a number of energy efficient perks.
U.S. Senate Approves Financial Reform Bill