Affordable High-Speed Internet Options

Back to school shopping is in full swing. Many families are focusing on getting the supplies and outfits their students will need to have a successful year. Unfortunately one out of every four households in America lacks access to what is increasingly a necessary item for success, home broadband (Internet) access.

This lack of connectivity is often the result of an absence of affordable options. Call For Action has created an overview of current low-cost Internet offerings across the country.  Learn more

 

Solved: Finding a Veterans Discharge Papers

Just in time for Veterans Day our Atlanta volunteers were able to help a Veteran find his history of service and discharge papers. This success story was three years in the making. A fire in 1973 swept through the National Personal Records Center in St. Louis and...

Roofing jobs gone awry

After serval complaints to our Colorado Springs partner KKTV a local roofing company is now also facing a lawsuit. The 11 Call For Action team did contact the roof and he says he is working to get back on schedule by the end of the month. Ads shown are chosen by...

Repairs for a truck damaged in shipping

When you live on an island large purchases often have to be shipped in. One Hawaii couple was very excited about their new $45,000 truck until they went to pick it up on delivery day. They found the passenger window was left open during transport and there was salt...

Hotel booking scams

In this Of Consuming Interest interview Maryam Cope of the American Hotel and Lodging Association discusses the significant losses suffered by consumers caused by fake websites posing as real hotels. Consumers end up with either shabby rooms or no rooms when they...