SHOW #108 (May 8, 2016)
AMERICA'S OVERUSE OF ADDICTIVE PAIN PILLS. Also: Alaska Airlines merger with Virgin America, real estate title scams, mandatory arbitration clauses & helping dogs who don’t want to ride in the car.

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

Consumer Reports: Pain Management: Which Treatment Is Right for You?

Wall Street Journal: Alaska Airlines-Virgin America Merger Tests What Fliers Really Want

KOMO News: Real Estate Title Scams Steal Homebuyers' Money and Dash Ownership Dreams (video)

Consumer Action: Financial Firms Can’t Stop You From Joining Class Action Lawsuits

ABC News: Customers Could File Class Action Lawsuits Against Banks Under Proposed Rule

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

Mikkel recommended harnesses and pet carriers made by sleepypod that have passed crash tests. Train Your Dog to Get Into and Out of the Car Safely (video) Help! My Dog Hates Riding in the Car. What Can I Do? Why You Should Be Using Pet Safety Restraints

KOMO News: Build a Better Salad


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