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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.



Call Kurtis: Sears Won’t Install My Dishwasher Properly

After a dozen visits from Sears repairmen and technicians — a customer’s $750 dishwasher that he bought in December 2011 still sat uninstalled.

CBS Sacramento–04/17/2013


Call Kurtis: Should My Refrigerator Be Recalled?

We hear about product recalls all the time. A Placerville homeowner called Kurtis because he thinks his refrigerator should be included in an existing recall.



Call Kurtis: My Washer Doesn’t Wash and Sears Won’t Help

VACAVILLE (CBS13) — What good is a washer that doesn’t wash clothes? Not much, Rose Mary Forehand told CBS13, even on the lighter loads. Dry streaks across her clothes are now a regular occurance, she […]



Call Kurtis: Does Your Warranty Cover What You Think It Does?

Ravenna Waters admits she loves her new Sears Kenmore refrigerator — with one exception. “There’s no ice,” Waters said, adding it only makes about one cube an hour. “I’d offer you guys some ice water […]

CBS Sacramento–07/20/2012

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Call Kurtis Update: Man Gets Day In Court Over Dispute With Sears

A Wilton man said a Sears technician damaged his new floors. When he says a small claims court told him he couldn’t sue the company because their address was out of state, he called Kurtis.


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Call Kurtis: Can I Sue Companies Based Out Of State In Small Claims Court?

A Wilton man says a Sears technician damaged his new floors. When he says the courts here wouldn’t let him sue the company, it was time to call Kurtis.


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Sears Warns Nevada County Teens Over Name Of Lawn Care Business

There is a David and Goliath battle going on in Nevada County where two entrepreneurial teens are under attack from a nationally known department store.


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Call Kurtis: My Microwave Replacement Is Too Small

A Fairfield homeowner says Sears replaced his broken microwave with one that doesn’t fit. After more than a year without getting results, it was time to call Kurtis.



Call Kurtis: Can Sears Cancel My Confirmed Order?

Apple iPads for $25 each? “I saw it and was like, ‘Oh, my gosh,’” said soon-to-be college student Hilary Proue of Sacramento. She knew the offer might be a mistake when she first spotted it […]

CBS Sacramento–01/03/2012

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Best of After-Christmas Shopping

After the stress of the holiday season, a little retail therapy might be in order. This is also the best time of year to stock up on Christmas décor and necessities for next year’s holiday season.



Sears, Kmart To Close At Least 100 Stores After Dismal Holiday Sales

Roughly 100 to 120 Sears and Kmart stores are closing after a dismal holiday season.