Pat Foran is an award-winning journalist and host of a feature segment on CTV Toronto called 'Consumer Alert' and he can also be seen every Thursday morning as a consumer reporter on Canada AM. Pat has helped consumers recover tens of thousands of dollars, exposed scams, warned about unsafe products, and passed on countless money saving tips to the public. Thousands of phone calls, e-mails, and letters proved to Pat there is an intense public thirst for solid, trustworthy consumer information. Pat is also the author of "Canadian Consumer Alert - 101 Ways to Protect Yourself and Your Money" and The Smart Canadian's Guide to Building Wealth? and ?The Smart Canadian's Guide to Saving Money".