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

 

GoPro mix-up gets solved

When a Boston area woman bought a GoPro camera from Amazon.com as a birthday present for her grandson, she had no idea the hassle that the purchase would cause. The woman received the wrong model of GoPro. However, because the camera was in the correct box, the woman...

The case of the exploding oven

A Port Charlotte, Florida woman called WINK News Call For Action when her oven did something unusual; it exploded. Two weeks ago, the glass on the woman’s oven mysteriously shattered, sending glass everywhere and creating a dangerous situation. Now, a WINK News...

A new spin on an old scam

Identity Thieves in North Carolina are putting a new spin on an old scam: not only opening a credit card in a victim’s name, but also changing their address and putting their mail on hold. These new strategies are meant to mask the fact that a new credit card has been...

Travel agent swindles dozens

More than two dozen members of the Washington D.C. Muslim community are reporting that a local travel agent stole money from them. The agent offered pricey travel packages to the Muslim holy city of Mecca, but didn’t perform many of the services the package supposedly...