Call Kurtis: Stop Payments May Not Last Forever
When Deborah Moore bought end tables from a consignment shop three years ago, she says the owner claimed he lost her check. She put a stop payment on it and wrote him another one. Then, years later she got a surprise.
Call Kurtis: Options for Marinello Beauty Students After School Abruptly Closes
According to the state, students can request refunds from the school, or apply to have their federal loans discharged. There is also a fund they can tap into called the Student Tuition Recovery Fund.
Call Kurtis: Federal Government Cuts Funding to Marinello Beauty School Leaving Students in Limbo
According to the Department of Education, the entire chain of Marinello schools with 56 campuses across the country received $87 Million in Federal loans and Pell Grants in 2014-2015.
Call Kurtis Investigates: IRS Wants to Tax Rebates Sent to Water Conserving Californians
The State offered rebates of up to $2,000 to put in drought resistant landscaping. Several cities, including Sacramento and Los Angeles have similar programs.
Call Kurtis: Why Am I Being Charged Home Inspection Fee When No One Inspected my House?
Fairfield resident Chris Ryan has owned his house for a quarter-century. Recently when his home loan was taken over by a new company, he says an odd charge popped up on his statement.
Call Kurtis Investigates: Do You Know If Your Doctor is on Probation?
Already, guidelines require these doctors to inform hospitals and malpractice insurers when the board orders probation, but it doesn’t require them to tell you.
Call Kurtis: Lawmaker Wants to Give Californians a Parking Bill of Rights
Democratic Assemblyman Mike Gatto is proposing the parking bill of rights that would prevent California cities and counties from writing street cleaning tickets after the streets have already been cleaned.
Call Kurtis: Why Didn't The State Catch the Fact I Overpaid Taxes?
Rebecca Pinckard says she overpaid on her state taxes and is upset the state did not catch it.
Call Kurtis: 24 Hour Fitness Members Say Company Lied About Lifetime Pricing
Several 24 Hour Fitness members have told us when they signed up for a membership in 2006 and 2007, they were told their rates were locked in for a lifetime.
Call Kurtis: Is Activated Charcoal Good For Your Health?
Charcoal might look dirty, but a new trend claims it's a great cleanser for the body, inside and out. But is it good for your health?