FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you've ever watched TV and saw something advertised you wanted to buy, then picked up the phone, this story is for you. When you call to order, the oper..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Con men are finding new ways to make a fortune on credit card holders who don't bother checking their statements. It's a reminder to check your statements and i..
FORT MYERS, Fla - A couple says they hired a company to move them less than a mile and what should have been a simple move, turned into a big hassle.Joyce Wasylik's simple move tur..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Call for Action Consumer Alert tonight: if you find money orders for hundreds of dollars showing up on your doorstep out of the clear blue, throw them out! It'..
COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Crooks aren't just interested in stealing your electronics and jewelry anymore. They're now interested in swiping your important documents too. The lucrative..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - WINK News Call for Action is uncovering a scam that we've never heard of before. But we want to make sure you know what to look for so it doesn't happen to..
Fort Myers, Fla.-- We have an update to a Call for Action we brought to you a couple of weeks ago. A man who was waiting for a check from All Star Auto Auction says he finally got ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- You hear about scams almost every night, but the cons still find plenty of victims every year. But there's one thing you can do to keep yourself from becoming a..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Several law enforcement groups are trying to convince Congress to require cellular providers to store your texts for up to two years.Americans are text-a-holics,..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Call for Action Consumer Alert. A visit to the emergency room is the last place you want to be worrying about identity theft. But sometimes crimes ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- WINK News Call For Action had an incredible year. Our volunteers put more than $300,000 back into the pockets of Southwest Florida residents who felt they were ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's an age old story. Shady characters looking to get rich off of other people's misery. It happens in the aftermath of practically every major natural or man-m..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- We have a call for action alert from a Port Charlotte man who thought he was buying safe, anti-virus software, but he really downloaded a virus. Guy Carpenter..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - They come in many shapes and sizes but Ponzi schemes have one thing in common: The investors are almost always the big loser. A man lost everything i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's the season for giving. And for scam artists, the season for taking. Their most frequent target is the elderly."Scammers are often using the holidays as a ba..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's the time of year many want to give rather than receive. It's also the time of year some people are looking to take advantage of you. If you're p..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - With Christmas a week from Tuesday, you may still be buying those last minute gifts. But if you're not checking your credit card and bank statements, you'll want..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A warning has been issued for business owners. A new con is stealing millions of dollars. It's happening to thousands of small business owners through a le..
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- It's your money and local government agencies are making a little extra on the side. When it comes time to get rid of old equipment agencies use some of the sam..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - We're used to seeing shopping carts in parking lots. But what about scattered about and shoved into bushes? That's what someone is doing in a south Cape Cor..