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 >>
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 >>
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 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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Dallas Archer, 19, was arrested Monday in Kingsport for driving on a suspended license. When officers searched Archer before booking her into jail, they made the discovery.More >> Dallas Archer, 19, was arrested Monday in Kingsport for driving on a suspended license. When officers searched Archer before booking her into jail, they made the discovery.More >> BARDSTOWN, KY (WAVE) - "This is something that you couldn't even imagine in your wildest imaginations, nightmares that something like this would ever happen, especially in a community this small," a closeMore >> Kathy Netherland was a proud mother of two daughters who were described as great students by fellow teachers.More >> Mom gives birth to a big, beautiful baby girl at Mass General Hospital in Boston.More >> Mom gives birth to a big, beautiful baby girl at Mass General Hospital in Boston.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A pedestrian was hit and killed on Dixie Highway. Northbound lanes of Dixie Highway are closed at Gagel Avenue. Crews are still on the scene. We will bring you more informationMore >> The victim was leaving a Thornton's in the 4500 block of Dixie Highway and attempted to cross all six lanes of traffic.More >> BULLITT COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A tattoo shop owner was taken into custody after officers said he used the business as a cover to sell narcotics. According to Lt. Mike Murdoch with the Bullitt County Sheriff'sMore >> According to Lt. Mike Murdoch with the Bullitt County Sheriff's office, the owner of Ink-a-holix, located on North Buckman Street, was arrested Wednesday.More >>