Solved: Defective Appliance and Missing Wedding Dress

Our Philadelphia partners at 6abc Action News share a pair stories in which their Call For Action Troubleshooters team was able to get customers a positive outcome after bad customer service experiences.  One customer purchased what she thought would be her dream...

Beware of Home Repair Scams

Our partners at WFMY News 2 in Greensboro, North Carolina have some advice on how to avoid getting scammed when seeking home repairs. Ads shown are chosen by the content creator and not endorsed by Call For Action. Tips to keep in mind: Work with only licensed and...

Fraudulent iTunes Emails

Our partners at KHON in Honolulu, Hawaii warn about fake emails claiming to be from Apple. These emails look like billing receipts or password reset emails for iTunes, but they attempt to get you to click a link and enter your login information so that it can be...

Aftermarket Warranties Might Not Pay Off

Our Call 4 Action partners at WIVB in Buffalo, New York bring us a story about aftermarket warranties for a car, and why they might not be a great deal for consumers.  Two customers purchased a used vehicle in January and paid $1,600 for a 24-month extended warranty...

Phone Charging and Data Security

Our partners at WBRC in Birmingham, Alabama warn consumers to think twice before plugging your smartphone into a charger in a rideshare or airport.  Gone are the days where your cell phone’s charging port was for charging only. Newer phones use USB technology for data...

How to Identify Rental Property Scams

Our partners at WJLA in Washington, DC report on the story of a rental property owner who received a phone call from a renter she’d never heard of.  The renter said she had found the property listed on Craigslist and signed a contract. The Craigslist ad was fake. A...