WAVE 3 Troubleshooter has tips on how to protect yourself before you have auto repairs done to your car. Find out the dos and don'ts here. More >>
Keep your options open.
Don't get your heart set on one model or make. That gives you more room to negotiate on price.
Get a copy of Consumer Reports' New Car Issue.
It comes out every April. StudyMore >>
Read the contract carefully. Make sure any verbal promises are included in writing. Before you sign anything, take the car to your own mechanic to have it checked out. Make sure you understand theMore >>
Make sure the money you give is spent on the people who need it most. Here are some tips how:
Ask for it in writing.
Give your donations to organizations that willingly share with you information aboutMore >>
Keep it secret! Never give your credit card number to someone who calls you. Keep the carbons. Keep the carbons from every credit card transaction and destroy them yourself. Pay attention to blankMore >>
Get estimates! Get more than one estimate, making sure each estimate is based on the same specifications, materials and time frame. Protect yourself when you hire a contractor. Check with the consumerMore >>
Jefferson County Kentucky Law Under law, landlords must: Provide a safe, clean home. Homes should be in good repair with vital services such as water, heat and electricity available. Obey the city More >>
In the United States, it is illegal to:
Send "chain" letter that require the investment of any money.
Take money for merchandise and not deliver it.
If you receive an offer of lottery tickets throughMore >>
If it sounds to good to be true, it is! Some telemarketing scams begin with a letter or postcard requiring you to call the company to claim a prize. Some begin with a phone call to your home, offeringMore >>
Posted: March 2, 2000
US Department of Transportation site as seen on Julie Stewart's Troubleshooter segment, March 2, 2000.More >>
Police planned Friday to present their case to prosecutors on whether charges should be filed against an 80-year-old man who fatally shot of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.More >> Prosecutors were waiting Friday for the results of a police investigation into the killing of a burglar by an 80-year-old California homeowner who says he shot the woman in the back as she fled his home and ran down an...More >> The FDA advises anyone who purchased these products to throw them away. More >> The FDA advises anyone who purchased these products to throw them away. More >> MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) -More >> The YouTube User A Bad Idol recently uploaded a video of a young buck approaching him and his camera. In just two days, the video has reached nearly 100,000 views.
The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday at the Hardee's at 9506 Taylorsville Road.More >> The incident happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday at the Hardee's at 9506 Taylorsville Road.More >> City employees were spotted hugging Donald Hayes Friday morning, welcoming him back to the corner of Sixth and Liberty, where he sold hot dogs for years. Hayes is free on bond after being charged with murder in a suspected June 21 road rage incident.More >> City employees were spotted hugging Donald Hayes Friday morning, welcoming him back to the corner of Sixth and Liberty, where he sold hot dogs for years. Hayes is free on bond after being charged with murder in a suspected June 21 road rage incident.More >>