Tax season alert for small businesses

KHON, our Honolulu affiliate, has an Action Line Consumer Alert for this tax season. In recent years scammer have shifted their focus from tricking individuals into sharing their personal details to attempting to trick companies or tax preparers into sharing the...

Flooring company with a track record of complaints

Our Ft. Myers partner, WINK-TV, shares the details of one local flooring company with a track record of complaints. In addition the complaints filed by consumers, the company also owes over $6,000 in fines to the Florida Department of Professional Business and...

Don’t fall for the jury duty scam

The age-old jury duty scam has reappeared in the Colorado Springs area. Residents are receiving calls, purportedly from a sheriff’s deputy, saying that they must pay a fee for missed jury duty or face jail time. Victims say that the calls are very convincing and...

Solved: Rental car refund

A delayed flight caused one Boston area consumer to shorten his prepaid rental car contract, but the company refused to refund him the $145 price difference. Thats when he reached out to our Boston partner WBZ Call 4 Action. Within a couple of days he had his refund...

Of Consuming Interest: Counterfeit Goods

In this Of Consuming Interest interview, Call For Action President Shirley Rooker talks to Kyle Burgess of Consumers’ Research about how counterfeit products and drugs endanger the lives of millions of consumers as well as the lost income for businesses and...

One family lost $29,000 to lottery scam

Our Colorado Springs partner, KKTV, shares the story on one family that lost $29,000 to a Jamaican Lottery Scam. Ads shown are chosen by content creators and not endorsed by Call For Action Western Union has been ordered to pay $586 million following an investigation...