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Free Car Mailer

Updated: 08/07/2007 - "You've won a prize!" That message gets your attention like no other. But the latest mailer promising a new car or other prizes is just another scam making the rounds.

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Mattel's Fisher Price Massive Toy Recall

Updated: 08/03/2007 - Fisher Price... a name known for toys... is recalling close to a million of its best selling items because they're dangerous. The problem can be traced to China... a country already under fire for safety problems.

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Top Five Hidden Home Hazards

Posted: 08/02/2007 - You may not think toys containing magnets are deadly... but they top the Consumer Product Safety Commission's list of hidden home hazards. Here are the top five categories.

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Fisher-Price Toy Recall

Updated: 08/02/2007 - Nearly a million toys from Mattel's Fisher-Price division are being recalled, because they were made in China with paint that had too much lead in it.

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Maytag/Jenn-Air Dishwasher Recall

Posted: 07/19/2007 - Talk about alarming. Back in February more than two million folks were told not to use their dishwasher because it could catch on fire. They were instructed to call and order a recall part. But in some cases, it took months to receive. A Colorado Springs man encountered so many problems... he made a Call For Action.

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Sex Offender Warnings Worry Residents

Updated: 07/12/2007 - A company is leaving an attention-grabbing note taped to the front doors of many. It's a warning about a sex offender in your area, but we learned it's just a clever marketing ploy. Video

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Another Sweepstakes Scam

Updated: 07/05/2007 - A new lottery scam is making the rounds. This mailer promises you thousands of dollars, but comes with a twist.

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Stormwater Enterprise Bill

Posted: 06/19/2007 - Could the city of Colorado Springs be charging you too much for the new stormwater enterprise fee? One resident thought his bill was wrong... but he had problems getting answers.

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Call For Action

Posted: 05/20/2007 - An Air Force captain preparing to deploy to Iraq is plagued with continuous flooding in his basement until a local non-profit steps in to help.

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Doctors Want Tougher Regulations

Posted: 05/17/2007 - These days you can walk into some clinics or spas and an hour later... have facial lines filled in or hair removed by a laser. But now... a big debate is raging in the medical and cosmetic community about who's overseeing those procedures.

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Social Security Scam

Updated: 05/15/2007 - Beware. Crooks have targeted Southern Colorado. They're calling senior citizens... trying to scare them.

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Costa Rica Scam

Posted: 04/12/2007 - A crook thought he could pull a fast one on a senior living in Simla, Colorado. Little did he know he'd wind up talking to the town's police chief.

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American Veterans Coalition

Updated: 04/09/2007 - Beware. A charity claiming to help war veterans is actually giving most of its money to telemarketers. A Colorado Springs woman was alarmed after receiving a call from the American Veterans Coalition.

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Home Inventory Made Easy

Posted: 04/05/2007 - No one knows when disaster will strike. Just ask the folks in Holly, Colorado who have endured a blizzard and a tornado in the span of a few months. One of the most difficult tasks... producing a list of lost belongings for your insurance company. But now there's an easy and free way to take a home inventory.

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The DeLotto Switzerland Sweepstakes Scam

Updated: 03/21/2007 - The crooks are on overdrive... aiming to hit every mailbox in town. Their letter claims you've won thousands in a major sweepstakes, but it's all a con.

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Las Vegas Offer

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Cash Distribution Reporting Agency's letter is misleading.

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Beware Of Overseas Teaching Jobs

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Taking a job overseas to teach English as a second language... sounds exciting... even glamorous. But beware... some schools are really sweatshops. A Colorado Springs man explored a job offer... after hearing from a recruiter via the internet.

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$500 Shopping Spree

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Beware when you get that knock at your door. It may be someone looking for a way around the Colorado No Call List. KKTV's Betty Sexton found a local company... pitching a shopping spree. But now, it's changing the way it does business.

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Storesonline

Posted: 03/06/2007 - A few weeks ago the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado asked us to warn you about a Utah company. It's been in town promoting its' e-services to would-be business owners.

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eProfits

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Beware of companies claiming you'll make thousands by setting up your own website and selling products on Ebay. A couple from Divide says they were misled.

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Excel Investment Lotto Letter

Posted: 03/06/2007 - Don't go on that spending spree yet. Another congratulation letter is making the rounds. This one claims you've won close to a hundred thousand bucks... and comes with a much smaller but enticing... 37-hundred dollar check. Here's how to spot the warning signs.

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Extreme Sale

Posted: 03/06/2007 - If you're a senior or you have a senior relative... you'll be alarmed by this Call For Action report. An overzealous sales rep went too far... pitching a high-priced cleaning system. Here's a look at what some people will do.

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My Space.com Scam

Posted: 03/06/2007 - One of the most popular websites for meeting friends and hooking up with the opposite sex... can also be a springboard for crooks. Learn what one woman encountered on ... myspace.com.

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Dial N for Nightmare

Posted: 03/06/2007 - When your telephone rings because someone's mis-dialed... it can be annoying. But imagine that happening several times a night... every day of the week. That was a Pueblo woman's dilemna... till she made a Call For Action.

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