SHOW #94 (January 31, 2016)
DROWNING IN DEBT? HELP IS AVAILABLE. Also: How to get a good deal on the right mattress, the downside of those office perks and the most important command to teach your dog: drop it.

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Here are links to more information on the stories covered on this show:

The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) is the nation’s largest and oldest non-profit financial counseling organization. You can find a vast library of consumer tips on the NFCC website, as well as information on debt management plans and how to select the right financial counseling organization. To connect with an NFCC counselor call: 800-388-2227.

WATCH VIDEO: Richard & Susan Ramirez, 2015 NFCC PACE Client of the Year

Consumer Reports: Mattress Buying Guide & video

BobSullivan.Net: When is a job perk not a perk? When it’s a Trojan horse perk designed to lure you into overwork

Vetstreet: Train Your Dog to "Drop It" (video)

Mikkel Becker is a certified trainer specializing in dogs and cats, co-author of five
books in the Ultimate Pet Lover series and the resident trainer for
Mikkel, who lives in the Puget Sound area, does personalized pet training.
You can contact her at

KOMO News: Federal Website Helps Victims of ID Theft

APPLIANCE STORE RATINGS: is a non-profit, subscriber-based rating service. As a courtesy to KOMO Listeners, the ratings of 55 appliance stores in the Puget Sound area will be available until February 7. You will need to use this special link to access these ratings.



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