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Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 10:06 AM CDT

Crowdfunding a Home's Down Payment Now Possible

Crowdfunding a Home's Down Payment Now Possible

Just like people ask others to gift them money for vacations or start up businesses, some people are starting to crowdfund home's down payment.

Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 05:43 PM CDT

Hackers Steal Home Buyer's $400,000 Down Payment

Hackers Steal Home Buyer's $400,000 Down Payment

Real estate professionals and the FBI have a warning for homebuyers and sellers: You will be targeted by thieves and hackers.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 06:46 PM CDT

NBC 5 Responds Returns More Than $1M Back to North Texans

NBC 5 Responds Returns More Than $1M Back to North Texans

KXAS’ consumer investigative unit, NBC 5 Responds, which is charged for standing up for consumers, has recovered more than $1,000,000 for North Texans.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 06:45 PM CDT

NBC 5 Responds Gets Back More Than $1M for North Texans

NBC 5 Responds Gets Back More Than $1M for North Texans

The NBC 5 Consumer Investigative Team got back $1,700 for a Richardson family this month, putting them over the $1,000,000 mark.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 09:56 AM CDT

Contractor Accused of Taking Deposits, Then Taking Off

Contractor Accused of Taking Deposits, Then Taking Off

The NBC 5 Responds team has heard from several people who said a window contractor is taking deposits and never coming back to start the job.

Wednesday, Jul 11, 2018 at 07:05 AM CDT

App Alerts Parents When Child Is Left Inside a Car

App Alerts Parents When Child Is Left Inside a Car

Texans know heat can be dangerous, but every year a child is left in a hot car and dies of heatstroke.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 07:08 AM CDT

When a Company Tries to Buy Your Silence

When a Company Tries to Buy Your Silence

NBC Responds to consumer complaints and holds companies accountable, but some businesses are firing back, silencing the consumers we assist.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 06:03 PM CDT

Customers Say Local Auto Parts Shop is 'Ripping People Off'

Customers Say Local Auto Parts Shop is 'Ripping People Off'

Consumers tell NBC 5 there's a local auto parts business that's taking advantage of its customers. We've heard from several people who say they paid hundreds of dollars for an engine or transmission, but didn't...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 07:15 AM CDT

Family Spends Days Going Back & Forth With Warranty Company

Family Spends Days Going Back & Forth With Warranty Company

It’s so hot inside Ron McGuffey’s home, he would go outside just to catch a breeze. "It was horrible I’ve got a heart condition," said McGuffey. After his air conditioning unit broke...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 07:17 AM CDT

Family Fights Warranty Company Over Failed HVAC

Family Fights Warranty Company Over Failed HVAC

What you need to know if your HVAC system breaks during the peak of summer.

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