FORT MYERS, Fla. - Republican Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney isn't backing off his controversial comments about Americans who don't pay federal income tax. In a secretly recorded..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Identity theft is a booming business so what can you do to protect yourself? We take a look at something called a credit freeze to see if it's worth the extra co..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's your money and the Federal Reserve will pump billions of it to once again try to stimulate the economy. But what exactly is QE3? And Will it work?Let's firs..
NAPLES, Fla. - You could be overpaying for home insurance by thousands of dollars. Call For Action investigates the practice of "force-placed insurance" where banks and mortgage ho..
Susan Feinberg was stunned to learn criminals had raided her home-equity line of credit by pretending to be her."We discovered they had cashed checks for $17,000," Feinberg said.Sh..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Our Call for Action volunteers are ready to take your calls and fight for your rights. They're in the office three days a week and are looking for volunteers.Volu..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Here in Florida, you have a better chance of getting a traffic ticket on the road than almost any other place in the country. So, WINK News wanted to know why. &..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A WINK News Call for Action. A downtown Cape Coral restaurant is welcoming diners with a gaping hole in the sidewalk. The building's owner says the city dug the ..
NEW ORLEANS, La. - BP PLC says some oil from its massive offshore 2010 spill along the Louisiana coast was exposed after Hurricane Isaac's scouring waves exposed deposits of buried..
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A Call for Action alert for a Sherwin-Williams product you might use in your home. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a voluntary re..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - People stocking up on essentials like food and gasoline are already starting to complain about price gouging. So what is considered price gouging and is it illeg..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A warning tonight for homeowners: if you get any damage from Tropical Storm Isaac, be careful who you hire to fix it! After every storm unlicensed workers show u..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- Most of us dread the idea of jury duty but it is our civic duty. A warning about a hoax that may have you headed for the courthouse when you don't have to..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Both Presidential candidates say that its the other guy who hurts Medicare the most.Governor Romney's basic claim is that the President's is putting Medicare at ..
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A warning if you've ever used Zeek Rewards, an online penny auction site. The Securities and Exchange Commission shut the company down, calling it a massive..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A WINK News investigation discovers a crime fighting tool in town and it's helping to protect you. Call for Action Investigator Genevieve Judge found out h..
ENGLEWOOD, Fla. - It seems like airlines are charging extra for everything these days. Want to check a bag? Want an aisle seat? That's all going to cost you. But what about paying ..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Spending your own money is getting more expensive, as free checking is harder to come by. A new survey from MoneyRates.Com finds banks are hiking monthly costs, ..
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Western Union has set a money transfer limit of $400 in a northern Jamaican parish that is the hotbed for a multimillion-dollar lottery scam that targets m..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Several Muslim groups are challenging a Cape Coral man's counter-terrorism course that's being taught to Florida police, calling the teachings discriminatory and..