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..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A WINK News Call for Action investigation uncovers a business still targeting our community, preying on people's good will. In May we first told you about Varsit..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Unexpected costs and shoddy service from your mortgage service company could be a thing of the past under new proposed rules from a national consumer watchdog gr..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The arrest total in a scam involving the Lee County School District is up to 35. The scam involved cashing fake school district payroll checks at Wal-Mart ..