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 >>
BARDSTOWN, KY (WAVE) – A Bardstown police officer has resigned following an investigation by Kentucky State Police. KSP Sgt. Corey Knochel confirmed on Thursday Officer Tony Satterly resigned from the BardstownMore >> KSP Sgt. Corey Knochel confirmed on Thursday Officer Tony Satterly resigned from the Bardstown Police Department.More >> The toddler snuck a sandwich into class, violating the daycare's strict policy.More >> The toddler snuck a sandwich into class, violating the daycare's strict policy.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A head-on crash with injuries shut down the Clark Memorial Bridge (2nd Street Bridge) Friday morning. According to a MetroSafe dispatcher, the accident happened around 7:12 a.m. ThereMore >> The bridge has since reopened.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - University of Louisville starting point guard Chris Jones was dealing with much more Wednesday night than trying to get a tough road win for the Cards. He was mourning the lossMore >> University of Louisville starting point guard Chris Jones was dealing with much more Wednesday night than trying to get a tough road win for the Cards. He was mourning the loss of his step-brother who was shot and killed Saturday in Memphis. Thursday night, Louisville Coach Rick Pitino talked about the support around his player.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police are trying to determine how a man who was found inside a home in the Portland neighborhood died. Emergency crews were called to the 300 block of N. 21 StreetMore >> Louisville Metro Police are trying to determine how a man who was found inside a home in the Portland neighborhood died.More >>