David Lazarus is an award-winning business columnist for the Los Angeles Times, where he reports on consumer affairs. He is also a part-time radio host and makes daily appearances on Los Angeles’ KTLA-TV Channel 5. Lazarus’ reporting is featured in newspapers across the country and has resulted in a variety of laws protecting consumers.
Recognized by GOBankingRates as one of Money’s Most Influential, here he shares what consumers need to be doing to protect themselves and why you should never take shortcuts when it comes to your finances.
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