TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A WINK News exclusive: After weeks of calls and requests to talk with him, Governor Rick Scott invited only WINK News to the governor's mansion for a special on..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla-- Call for Action helps a Port Charlotte woman solve a banking nightmare. Amy Machado's lender Bank of America closed an unused line of credit she had on her ho..
CAPE CORAL, Fla--Call for Action gets results for a Cape Coral man hit with several fees at the end of his rent-to-own contract. Larry Weiss bought a leather sofa set 17 months ago..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A Port Charlotte woman signed a contract to buy a foreclosed home but the bank backed out of the deal. The bank also kept her money. That's when she called f..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - People all over Southwest Florida are letting criminals into their homes without even knowing. A WINK NEWS Call for Action investigation uncovers who you're hiri..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A WINK News Call for Action investigation looks into a charity panhandling for your support. The Disabled Veterans Foundation says it is staffed by 100% veterans..
Fort Myers, Fla--Florida insurance companies say they would like lawmakers to make changes to Florida law to crack down on staged accidents. Florida is one of just 12 states requir..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The number one reason your insurance premiums keep going up: elaborate crime rings trying to make money off what you think is a car accident. Insurance investiga..
MIAMI, Fla. - There are scam artists out there trying to take you for thousands of dollars. But thanks to one government agency, you'll never know. The U.S. Postal Inspection..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Getting rid of Chinese drywall can be an expensive and time consuming project. If you don't get the right contractor, you can be left with a financial mess.Diane..
FORT MYERS, Fla-- Call for Action started an experiment last year to test the effects of Chinese drywall. We saw change after just a month, but what we see one year later is even m..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - If a police officer cites you for a DUI you lose your license immediately. But some drivers are getting around that! A Call for Action investigation found some d..
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Florida's senior senator is calling for an investigation into the independent fund established to reimburse people who lost money from the BP oil disaster. It's a..
LEE COUNTY, Fla--The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act set aside 56 million dollars for Florida to retrain workers who lost their jobs.But a WINK NEWS investigation find..
NAPLES, Fla--When the BP oil spill interrupted their lives, three different families turned to us for help. All of them suffered business losses, but their claims were denied...
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The story rocked the sheriff's office back in 2010. Then, seargent Chris Arey and deputy Steve Coles both in a love affair with Nicole Hendra. At a h..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A real estate company lost in a paperwork nightmare, contacted Call for Action for help. Now we're getting results.The company David Cooke works for manage..
TAMPA, Fla--A promising follow up to a story WINK News started investigating after the family of a Cape Coral soldier showed us startling pictures of conditions inside the James A...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The amount of money raised to pay for the inauguration festivities has reached almost $3 million. The funds are supposed to keep taxpayers fro..
FORT MYERS, Fla--If your New Year's resolution involves joining a gym, make sure you check out the contract and the facility before you join. CALL FOR ACTION went through doz..