FORT MYERS, Fla. - Your taxes pay for roads, schools and police. But did you also know that you're paying to bury the dead? Tens of thousands of dollars every year are ..
TAMPA, Fla. - A Call for Action investigation into what one soldier's stepfather calls, "deplorable conditions" at the James A. Haley Veterans' hospital in Tampa. WINK News uncover..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Employees of a Fort Myers chiropractor face insurance fraud charges for billing insurance companies for office visits for a man who was actually in jail. Luiz He..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A licensed medical professional is coming forward to warn the community about a new scam. He got taken but hopes his story will help others steer clear of ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A woman reaches the end of her rope and turns to WINK NEWS Call for Action for help. After trying for three months to get help putting food on her table,..
ARCADIA, Fla. - A former Arcadia police officer accused of lying on police affidavits is under the microscope again. This time his name is at the center of allegations of police br..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A South Carolina woman spends weeks waiting to bury her dead sister, all because of one missing signature. Marci Brado lost her 66 year old sister Maxine Di..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A woman's beloved home, sold out from under her by the bank. It's the third such case uncovered by the WINK NEWS Call for Action team. And not only d..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A woman's daughter is killed. She wants to sell her daughter's home, but says the bank doesn't know what it's doing and bungled the sale. Fed up, she called, "Ca..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Living on a fixed income, Marta Millikan looked to her cell phone bill to trim her budget. She dropped to a less costly plan with T-mobile, but her bill actually..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral's city manager hires a consultant to fix a problem CALL FOR ACTION first exposed a year ago. We told you how an internal audit into the cape..
ARCADIA, Fla. - A contracting company is accused of duping a 93-year-old lady. The woman says they name-dropped a company she had used before to convince her to get roof work..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - First-time home buyers are taking advantage of what seem like killer deals; but they include terms like pre-foreclosure and short sale. So what does it..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Bank of America adds insult to injury for a woman who lost her home after she thought she had made a deal with the bank to keep it. Nicole DePuy moved out of her..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A homeowner gets ten buyers over two years, but still wasn't able to save his home from foreclosure.Lance Dunning didn't want to move from his Cape Coral home bu..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you're a people person who loves solving problems, CALL FOR ACTION could use your help! We needs people to work with us to help people in Southwest Florida ge..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Call for Action gets $217,000 back for a Fort Myers man. He lost the money after a bank sold him a home that it wasn't supposed to sell. Melvin Wrote..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - WINK News fixes another case of bad bank communication. Cape Coral homeowners spent a year trying to avoid a foreclosure. Finally, they closed on a s..
LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A WINK News investigation uncovers a problem with short sales of homes with Chinese drywall. One woman says a paperwork mistake is inflating the price of h..
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - It's your money and the government poured millions of dollars into saving the banking industry. But thousands of people looking to national banks to save t..