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John Matarese WCPO News, Biography, Age, Wife, and Net Worth

John Matarese Biography

John Matarese is a veteran reporter and two-time Emmy Award winner, Matarese is the Don’t Waste Your Money Consumer Reporter.

Each week, he keeps viewers updated on the latest consumer information with Scam Alerts and Product Recalls. And when he finds a service taking advantage of consumers, he’s not afraid to say “Doesn’t that stink!”

John Matarese WCPO News

John’s goal is to help viewers find good values and avoid bad deals, with his signature line: “Don’t Waste Your Money.”

“I truly enjoy being able to advise people and steer them away from the scams and bad deals that any of us can fall victim to. It’s always a pleasure when a viewer says ‘thanks’ for helping them avoid a frustrating problem or find the best product.”

John Matarese WCPO
John Matarese WCPO

When not clipping coupons, John enjoys speaking to community groups, bike riding and skiing with his family, and attempting his own auto repair (often unsuccessfully) to save money.


Syndicated Reporter, Producer for “Don’t Waste Your Money”


General Assignment Reporter, WCPO Cincinnati

General Assignment Reporter, WMTW-TV Portland, Maine


University of Vermont Catamount

John’s informative weekly “Don’t Waste Your Money” segments air on 24 TV stations including WRAL-TV and FOX 50.

John Matarese Age

Information about his age will be updated as soon as possible.

John Matarese Wife

He is a married man. Information about his wife will be updated as soon as possible.

John Matarese Height

He is approximately 5’9” tall.

John Matarese Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.

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