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NBC 5 Responds Archive

NBC 5 Responds Archive

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

NBC 5 Responds Answers Your Consumer Complaints

Send us your tips or story ideas for NBC 5 Responds! Call us at 844-NBC-RESP(ONDS).

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Scammers Prey on Those Looking to Secure Computers

Scammers Prey on Those Looking to Secure Computers

Scammers are finding elaborate ways to fake out consumers worried about their computer's security. NBC 5 Responds' Lisa Parker finds out how they make the con work. 

Friday, May 11, 2018

Indiana Driver's Tollway Headache Gets Resolved

Indiana Driver's Tollway Headache Gets Resolved

Tens of thousands of drivers use the Illinois Tollway every day and one of the keys to a smooth ride is a working transponder. But imagine the surprise of learning how a few back-and-forth trips on the...

Thursday, May 10, 2018

After Fire, Woman Says Insurer Took Back Claim Money

After Fire, Woman Says Insurer Took Back Claim Money

First she lost her home in a terrible fire. But a disabled vet says what her insurance company did next was even worse. Lisa Parker responds. 

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

A Dial Could Turn into a Locksmith Deception

A Dial Could Turn into a Locksmith Deception

A story that starts with a Chicago couple's urgent need for a locksmith, soon turned into a dial that launched them into a murky world. NBC 5's Lisa Parker responds.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Consumer Tool Could Go Dark Under Controversial Plan

Consumer Tool Could Go Dark Under Controversial Plan

In today's NBC 5 Responds, it's been called a lifeline for consumers battling banks, but now a federal tool that helps consumers share their experiences could go dark if a controversial plan is approved. NBC 5's

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018

False Yelp Information Hurts Area Businesswoman

False Yelp Information Hurts Area Businesswoman

When a business owner tried to get false information about her business removed from Yelp, the company stonewalled her. NBC 5's Lisa Parker has the story of her fight to get the information removed.

Friday, Apr 13, 2018

Hyde Park Renters Left in a Tight Spot

Hyde Park Renters Left in a Tight Spot

NBC 5 Responds to a question of renter's rights after two students who rent an apartment found themselves in an expensive jam they said their landlord could have, and should have, prevented.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018

Robocalls Coming in Record Numbers

Robocalls Coming in Record Numbers

A new record number of robocalls have been made recently, and most of us are sick of them! NBC 5's Lisa Parker has more on the surge in calls. 

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