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 >>
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 >>
31 people are in trouble with the law after a three day prostitution sting in Richmond. Police told NBC12 they targeted specific areas where residents and business owners complained about the illegal activity.More >> BRANDENBURG, KY (WAVE) - Two men have been arrested in connection to an armed robbery in Brandenburg. According to Kentucky State Police, troopers received an anonymous tip on Monday identifying two suspectsMore >> According to Kentucky State Police, troopers received an anonymous tip on Monday identifying two suspects in the April 6 robbery of Friendly Food Mart on Broadway Street.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A southern Indiana man is facing charges for an attack on a woman who was breaking off their relationship. In an arrest warrant, Louisville Metro Police say Jonathan Walter Smith,More >> In an arrest warrant, Louisville Metro Police say Jonathan Walter Smith of Crothersville, Indiana assaulted and sexually abused his former girlfriend, who was breaking off their relationship.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man remains in custody after he forced his way into a home on January 25 and struck the woman living there multiple times with a handgun. According to an arrest warrant,More >> A Louisville man remains in custody after he forced his way into a home 25 and struck the woman living there multiple times with a handgun.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville Metro Police officer and member of the VIPER Unit has been accused of propositioning women for sex in return for assisting them with their court cases. AccordingMore >> According to a court summons, Carl Payne, 38, contacted three women between March 2013 and January 2014. Each woman had been criminally charged by Payne during his employment with LMPD. More >>