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SUNDAY July 21

0730 If you're in a fight with a big company, you want Ellen Roseman on your side. Ellen writes a consumer issues and personal finance column for The Toronto Star. She's also the author of the just-published "Fight Back: 81 Ways to Help You Save Money and Protect Yourself from Corporate Trickery". Ellen joined Fresh Air host Mary Ito earlier this year to talk about some of the strategies that you'll find in the book.
Listen audio (runs 11:40)
"Fight Back: 81 Ways to Help You Save Money and Protect Yourself from Corporate Trickery" is published by Wiley.
Follow what Ellen Roseman is blogging about at
Ellen's website.
You can read her newspaper columns at her
Toronto Star website.
And you'll find more information about Ellen's book at the
Wiley website.

0800 Summer and trips to the cottage are synonymous. But what's the origin of the cottage as we know it? Heritage architecture expert Shannon Kyles gave Karen a crash course in Ontario's "cottage chronology".
Listen audio (runs 11:37)
Check out Shannon's Ontario Architecture website for the special section on cottages.

0830 Multi-instrumentalist, composer and producer. That's Justin Abedin. The list of musicians with whom he's worked goes on and on...and on. Justin started his career with the Juno Award-winning soul and R&B group, Jacksoul. And Karen played a track by Jacksoul to set up her conversation with Justin....
Listen audio (runs 10:51)
NOTE: Music clearance restrictions prohibit inclusion of music originally contained in this item.
Learn more about this very talented muician/composer/producer at
Justin's bio webpage.