If you were one of the millions of victims of the recent raid of payment card and personal information at Target stores, there is now an additional reason for concern. Target says ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you've ever struggled with your weight you've probably found yourself thinking, "what am I doing wrong?" Some scientists are now looking at the possibility th..
Artificial trans fat may be on the way out. The Food & Drug Administration has taken steps to essentially ban it, saying partially hydrogenated oils -- the main source of..
The new Dyson Hard promises to make cleanups a snap. It vacuums and wet wipes at the same time. But it is pricey, $330. Consumer Reports pitted the Dyson against the $40 Swiffer Sw..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - September 23rd and 24th of last year, Southwest Florida was pounded by two days of recording breaking rainfall. More than eight inches fell, according to the WIN..
Cable and satellite can be a big monthly charge, and they’re going up around 6 percent per year. If you’re fed up paying high bills to watch TV or find that you don&rsq..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - You carry it with you everywhere you go, but did you know your cell phone could be tracking your every move? Corporations are cashing in by knowing your whereabo..
Almost half a million Americans receive hip replacements each year, and hundreds of thousands more receive artificial knees. That number is expected to quadruple, as younger people..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Once your mugshot hits the internet, it spreads to dozens of websites and never goes away, even if you're never convicted of a crime. If you're innocent and you ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Consumer Reports) - You’re probably all too familiar with those irritating sales calls that come just as you’re sitting down to dinner. Robocalls&mdas..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Stories of credit card theft is nothing new in the U.S. but it's not the type of crime you hear about as much overseas. The reason is that the U.S. makes it easi..
FORT MYERS, Fla - When a 19-year-old Glades County man was arrested for selling a low-tech poison that can be used as a weapon of mass destruction, we learned he was using a site t..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - They served their country but now the card that's supposed to help veterans may be putting them at risk for identity theft and it's a problem the Department of V..
FORT MYERS, Fla. (Consumer Reports) - If you were lucky enough to receive a new tablet or laptop for the holidays, you’re probably passing your old one on to someone else or ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - We now know how the state wants to protect your donation from going to the wrong charity! Lawmakers filed bills in the Senate and House with a list of regulation..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- An unexpected bill in the mail has people in southwest Florida worried and turning to WINK News for answers.Dorothy Mayer does not like a mess in her home, bu..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral family is now suing the Harrah's Casino in Atlantic City after they say they were attacked by security guards.WINK News Call For Action first showed..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Mark Hemming says he shopped for months before finding his perfect fit at Mattress Land on U.S. 41. He says what he instead got were a lot of sleepless nights an..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- 2013 turned out to be a successful year for WINK News Call For Action. Our dedicated team of volunteers made countless phone calls, sent emails and wrote letter..
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - When WINK News Call For Action toured the Gun School in Bonita Springs, we were among the last people to be inside the facility.The current owner, Aaron Hutt..