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Woman Can't Drive Car For Four Months Because Ford Delays Fix For Headlights

Woman Can't Drive Car For Four Months Because Ford Delays Fix For HeadlightsYou could end up in the same situation if your car maker issues a customer satisfaction campaign for a part on your car.
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
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Ambulance Company Takes Man For A Financial Ride

Ambulance Company Takes Man For A Financial RideCall for Action Volunteers from our news partner KPNX helped solve this bogus bill problem.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Drivers - Watch Out For 3rd Party DMV Site

Drivers - Watch Out For 3rd Party DMV SiteIt's not just the DMV - there's lots of other 3rd party sites that could fool you.
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Outreach

Post Office Finds Package But Still Doesn't Deliver It

Post Office Finds Package But Still Doesn't Deliver ItThe package is marked "undeliverable" and gets as far as Greensboro, but never makes it to the Graham grandmother.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Progressive Car Insurance Dispute, Get Your Money!

Progressive Car Insurance Dispute, Get Your Money!An Arizona woman contacted Call For Action after she got into a dispute with Progressive over her totaled car's value.
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  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
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Can A Rental Venue Close And Not Give A Refund?

Can A Rental Venue Close And Not Give A Refund?Two women learned a costly lesson when the event venue they booked for birthday parties closed before those parties. One simple sentence in the contract could have protected them.
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Call For Action Helps Cancer Patient Avoid Holiday Eviction

Call For Action Helps Cancer Patient Avoid Holiday EvictionA cancer patient nearly got evicted right before Thanksgiving until Call for Action stepped in.
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  • 4 months ago
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When It Comes to Complaining, You Have To Write It Right

When It Comes to Complaining, You Have To Write It RightFollow our suggestions for writing a complaint letter and use the handy letter template.
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  • 4 months, 1 week ago
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Call For Action: Blind Faith And Persistence Get Woman Her Money Back

Call For Action: Blind Faith And Persistence Get Woman Her Money BackLatrice Ford's story is lesson we could all learn.
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  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
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Appliance Repair Man Makes Sheriff's Department "Most Wanted" List

Appliance Repair Man Makes Sheriff's Department "Most Wanted" ListRonnie Allen Griffin is using the name Allen Griffin and operating Everhart Appliance Repair.
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  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
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One Thing YOU Can Do That Will Protect You From Phony IRS Calls

One Thing YOU Can Do That Will Protect You From Phony IRS CallsThe IRS will not call you and demand money - period.
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  • 5 months ago
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Persistence And Call For Action Get Man His Pay Day But Not His Apology

Persistence And Call For Action Get Man His Pay Day But Not His ApologyA Kernersville man kept his end of the bargain but a car company did not. Persistence got him a pay day.
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  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Online HVAC Deal Costs - Instead Of Saves - Triad Women Thousands

Online HVAC Deal Costs - Instead Of Saves - Triad Women ThousandsThe women used Indoor Air Solutions and Brandon Fink. The company is not licensed and the state HVAC board takes action against Fink.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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Lessons Learned Helping Others Help Call For Action Volunteer

Lessons Learned Helping Others Help Call For Action VolunteerOur Call For Action volunteers help others on a weekly basis, but the information they give you has also helped them!
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
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He Bought The Insurance, USPS Still Denied His Claim

He Bought The Insurance, USPS Still Denied His ClaimGlen Benton bought his mom a new phone and sent it to her in the mail. When it never arrived, he claimed the insurance, & was denied.
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  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
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No One Price Checks Restaurants - Here's Why They Should

No One Price Checks Restaurants - Here's Why They ShouldYou're the first line of defense when a restaurant receipt price doesn't jive with the menu or sign.
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  • 6 months ago
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Get A Vehicle History BEFORE You Buy That Used Car

Get A Vehicle History BEFORE You Buy That Used CarPlease don't be one of those people that calls us AFTER they buy the car and then get the vehicle history report!
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
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Call for Action Takes Your Case - What Happens Next?

Call for Action Takes Your Case - What Happens Next?We can help you in multiple ways. See the different directions a case can take.
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  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
2 Wants to Know

CFA Used Car Buying Guide

CFA Used Car Buying GuideWhy you should never buy a car on a rainy day!
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
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Homeowner Upset Power Company Won't Trim His Trees

Homeowner Upset Power Company Won't Trim His TreesAfter waiting four months, a Greensboro homeowner asks Call for Action to zap the company into cutting his trees.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Duke Energy Burns Man On Warranty Details Until Call For Action Steps In

Duke Energy Burns Man On Warranty Details Until Call For Action Steps InAlways make sure you understand the language in the warranty.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Outreach

Deadlines And Persistence Pay Off Against This Big Retailer

Deadlines And Persistence Pay Off Against This Big RetailerThis Winston-Salem woman reached out to Call for Action after a problem with a delivery from a company sent by Sears.
  • Outreach
  • 8 months ago
Outreach

Protect yourself – Know Which Home Projects Need A Permit

Protect yourself – Know Which Home Projects Need A PermitAsking your contractor if he's pulled a permit for the work can make sure he's doing the work up to code - and legal.
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  • 8 months, 1 week ago
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This Telemarketer Gets F From BBB - Blitzes The Triad With Calls

This Telemarketer Gets F From BBB - Blitzes The Triad With CallsBBB says AnyTime Duct Cleaning uses high pressure sales tactics after they get in the door with special on duct cleaning.
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  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
2 Wants to Know

Does Your Biggest Consumer Complaint Make The Top 10?

Does Your Biggest Consumer Complaint Make The Top 10?How technology is making it easier for folks to get under your skin!
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  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Outreach

Marker Mix-up Leads To Confusion at High Point Cemetery

Marker Mix-up Leads To Confusion at High Point CemeteryFirst the family says the marker was missing. Now the markers in the cemetery but its placement is causing confusion.
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  • 9 months ago
Outreach

3rd Party Contractors - Are You Checking Them Out Too?

3rd Party Contractors - Are You Checking Them Out Too?If you're not checking the person the warranty company or big box store sends to your house - this story will make you!
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  • 9 months ago
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Call For Action Volunteers: A Family Helping Others

Call For Action Volunteers: A Family Helping OthersCall for Action volunteers help viewers everyday and now are looking for your help.
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  • 9 months, 1 week ago
2 Wants to Know

Call For Action: The Most Common Consumer Issues

Call For Action: The Most Common Consumer IssuesLandlord not fixing something? Stop paying your rent! NO! Why you will be the one at fault.
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
Outreach

Call for Action Puts The Brakes On The Home Warranty Runaround For A Triad Man

Call for Action Puts The Brakes On The Home Warranty Runaround For A Triad ManAmerican Home Shield repeatedly denied the claim until 2 Wants to Know called.
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  • 10 months, 1 week ago
2 Wants to Know

How To Unclog Your Mailbox And Computer

How To Unclog Your Mailbox And ComputerThere is a simple way to stop many of these unwanted catalogs
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  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
2 Wants to Know

Prepared For An Auto Accident?

Prepared For An Auto Accident?The one thing you should NEVER do if you're involved in a car crash.
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  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Outreach

Satellite Service Tries To Charge Local Couple $600 For Service They Never Use?

Satellite Service Tries To Charge Local Couple $600 For Service They Never Use?Call for Action steps in when Dish Network wants to charge the Perfetto's $20 a month for 24 months for service that never worked.
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  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
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Two Consumers, Too Trusting - Two Lessons To Learn

Two Consumers, Too Trusting - Two Lessons To LearnChecking with the BBB and other places for a little background before you buy can say you cash and aggravation.
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  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
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A Rental Car Damage Dispute Can Happen To You

A Rental Car Damage Dispute Can Happen To YouProtect yourself with documentation as well as before-and-after photos of the car with time/date stamps to prove you returned the car damage free.
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  • 11 months, 1 week ago
2 Wants to Know

Amazing Grace Locksmith 1 Year Later: Headed To Court

Amazing Grace Locksmith 1 Year Later: Headed To CourtThomas Hayes is due in Superior Court Monday, May 5th. His locksmith license is up for renewal this year.
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  • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
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Call For Action Gets Ball Rolling on Refund from Hi-Toms

Call For Action Gets Ball Rolling on Refund from Hi-TomsSo far this, CFA has helped get $13,827 for your neighbors in just two months.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Ambulance Company Takes Man For A Financial Ride

Ambulance Company Takes Man For A Financial RideCall for Action Volunteers from our news partner KPNX helped solve this bogus bill problem.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Drivers - Watch Out For 3rd Party DMV Site

Drivers - Watch Out For 3rd Party DMV SiteIt's not just the DMV - there's lots of other 3rd party sites that could fool you.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Post Office Finds Package But Still Doesn't Deliver It

Post Office Finds Package But Still Doesn't Deliver ItThe package is marked "undeliverable" and gets as far as Greensboro, but never makes it to the Graham grandmother.
  • Call for Action
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Call for Action

Progressive Car Insurance Dispute, Get Your Money!

Progressive Car Insurance Dispute, Get Your Money!An Arizona woman contacted Call For Action after she got into a dispute with Progressive over her totaled car's value.
  • Call for Action
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
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Can A Rental Venue Close And Not Give A Refund?

Can A Rental Venue Close And Not Give A Refund?Two women learned a costly lesson when the event venue they booked for birthday parties closed before those parties. One simple sentence in the contract could have protected them.
  • Call for Action
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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Call For Action Helps Cancer Patient Avoid Holiday Eviction

Call For Action Helps Cancer Patient Avoid Holiday EvictionA cancer patient nearly got evicted right before Thanksgiving until Call for Action stepped in.
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  • 4 months ago
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How Long You Need To Keep Your Paperwork Just Got Longer

How Long You Need To Keep Your Paperwork Just Got LongerA Greensboro couple fought a bogus bill because they still had their paperwork.
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  • 4 months ago
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Call For Action: Blind Faith And Persistence Get Woman Her Money Back

Call For Action: Blind Faith And Persistence Get Woman Her Money BackLatrice Ford's story is lesson we could all learn.
  • Call for Action
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Call for Action

Appliance Repair Man Makes Sheriff's Department "Most Wanted" List

Appliance Repair Man Makes Sheriff's Department "Most Wanted" ListRonnie Allen Griffin is using the name Allen Griffin and operating Everhart Appliance Repair.
  • Call for Action
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Call for Action

One Thing YOU Can Do That Will Protect You From Phony IRS Calls

One Thing YOU Can Do That Will Protect You From Phony IRS CallsThe IRS will not call you and demand money - period.
  • Call for Action
  • 5 months ago
Call for Action

Persistence And Call For Action Get Man His Pay Day But Not His Apology

Persistence And Call For Action Get Man His Pay Day But Not His ApologyA Kernersville man kept his end of the bargain but a car company did not. Persistence got him a pay day.
  • Call for Action
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
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Online HVAC Deal Costs - Instead Of Saves - Triad Women Thousands

Online HVAC Deal Costs - Instead Of Saves - Triad Women ThousandsThe women used Indoor Air Solutions and Brandon Fink. The company is not licensed and the state HVAC board takes action against Fink.
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  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Call for Action

Lessons Learned Helping Others Help Call For Action Volunteer

Lessons Learned Helping Others Help Call For Action VolunteerOur Call For Action volunteers help others on a weekly basis, but the information they give you has also helped them!
  • Call for Action
  • 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Call for Action

No One Price Checks Restaurants - Here's Why They Should

No One Price Checks Restaurants - Here's Why They ShouldYou're the first line of defense when a restaurant receipt price doesn't jive with the menu or sign.
  • Call for Action
  • 6 months ago
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Woman Can't Drive Car For Four Months Because Ford Delays Fix For Headlights

Woman Can't Drive Car For Four Months Because Ford Delays Fix For HeadlightsYou could end up in the same situation if your car maker issues a customer satisfaction campaign for a part on your car.
  • Call for Action
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
2 Wants to Know

The Cash Only Right Now Scheme

The Cash Only Right Now SchemeRoofing, driveway paving, gutter cleaning. Anytime a worker says they can give you a good deal, but it is cash only and only today. Stay away.
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Call for Action

Get A Vehicle History BEFORE You Buy That Used Car

Get A Vehicle History BEFORE You Buy That Used CarPlease don't be one of those people that calls us AFTER they buy the car and then get the vehicle history report!
  • Call for Action
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Call for Action

Call for Action Takes Your Case - What Happens Next?

Call for Action Takes Your Case - What Happens Next?We can help you in multiple ways. See the different directions a case can take.
  • Call for Action
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
2 Wants to Know

CFA Used Car Buying Guide Day One

CFA Used Car Buying Guide Day OneThe national Call For Action Organization just launched a Used Car Buying Guide. Day one: Never go to buy a car in the rain. The wetness can camoflauge paint and body issues.
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 6 months, 2 weeks ago
Call for Action

Homeowner Upset Power Company Won't Trim His Trees

Homeowner Upset Power Company Won't Trim His TreesAfter waiting four months, a Greensboro homeowner asks Call for Action to zap the company into cutting his trees.
  • Call for Action
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Call for Action

Duke Energy Burns Man On Warranty Details Until Call For Action Steps In

Duke Energy Burns Man On Warranty Details Until Call For Action Steps InAlways make sure you understand the language in the warranty.
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  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
2 Wants to Know

Deadlines And Persistence Pay Off Against This Big Retailer

Deadlines And Persistence Pay Off Against This Big RetailerDelores Harris can name a hundred great features of her new appliances. She bought a hi-tech fridge and matching microwave and range from Sears.
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 8 months ago
Call for Action

This Telemarketer Gets F From BBB - Blitzes The Triad With Calls

This Telemarketer Gets F From BBB - Blitzes The Triad With CallsBBB says AnyTime Duct Cleaning uses high pressure sales tactics after they get in the door with special on duct cleaning.
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  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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Written Word VS Spoken Word - Which Wins In A Consumer Dispute?

Written Word VS Spoken Word - Which Wins In A Consumer Dispute?Fine print no matter how small is what you have to rely on.
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  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Outreach

Marker Mix-up Leads To Confusion at High Point Cemetery

Marker Mix-up Leads To Confusion at High Point CemeteryFirst the family says the marker was missing. Now the markers in the cemetery but its placement is causing confusion.
  • Outreach
  • 9 months ago
Outreach

3rd Party Contractors - Are You Checking Them Out Too?

3rd Party Contractors - Are You Checking Them Out Too?If you're not checking the person the warranty company or big box store sends to your house - this story will make you!
  • Outreach
  • 9 months ago
Call for Action

Call For Action Volunteers: A Family Helping Others

Call For Action Volunteers: A Family Helping OthersCall for Action volunteers help viewers everyday and now are looking for your help.
  • Call for Action
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Outreach

One Felony Charge and More Than 30 Complaints Against This Appliance Repair Man

One Felony Charge and More Than 30 Complaints Against This Appliance Repair ManRonnie Allen Griffin, or Allen Griffin as he goes by now, has been convicted in the past for obtaining property by false pretense. He's charged again now.
  • Outreach
  • 10 months ago
2 Wants to Know

Call For Action Most Common Consumer Issues

Call For Action Most Common Consumer IssuesCall For Action volunteers are trained to help resovle your consumer issues and answer your consumer questions.
  • 2 Wants to Know
  • 10 months, 1 week ago
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