Rachel DePompa

Rachel DePompa is NBC12's On Your Side Investigator. Rachel grew up in Waldorf, Md., and graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in broadcast journalism.Before joining WWBT in March of 2008 Rachel worked in Roanoke, Bristol and Harrisonburg.

Recent Articles by Rachel

  Knock-off phone accessories could pose danger

How to tackle credit card debt

How to clear your car’s data to protect your information

Ride-sharing services increasingly popular for trips to hospital

‘Retail therapy’ a common mood-boosting trend

How to keep holiday gifts a secret

Make teens part of car-buying process

Potatoes, hot sauce: Which items to keep out of the refrigerator

Social media helps save cash on beauty products

Virginia Senator to Facebook: ‘Americans have a right to know who is behind political ads’

How local political ads are popping up on your Facebook feed

Tips for saving money on pet expenses

Trick Or Treat: Credit cards can have some Halloween frights too

Which ‘vampire appliances’ are costing you the most money?

How to reduce the cost of prescription drugs

Research shows money spent on the right thing can make you happy

How to save for the holidays and avoid debt

Browser extensions can help you save money online

Scammers impersonate bank fraud investigators

Warning signs you’re on a phony website