Ask Amy show notes: How the BBB helps you with consumer issues
Amy Davis talks with Better Business Bureau President Dan Parsons about using the BBB to get help with issues you are having with a company or business. You’ll learn the review process, how complaints are handled, how the company ratings are scored and why some businesses get kicked out.
KPRC 2 Investigates: Higher rates, new fees mean your electricity bill may not go down this winter
Summer is over and temperatures are cooling off. This is usually the time of year when you can get the lowest electric rates. But if you have shopped for a new electric plan lately, you know prices are not falling like the temperature. KPRC 2 Investigates has what you need to know about your electric bill.
KPRC 2 Investigates Buyer Beware: Dangers of buying prescription drugs online
Rising costs, coupled with high health insurance deductibles have some people turning to the internet to find cheaper drug prices. Investigator Amy Davis looks into what you need to know about the dangers of buying prescription drugs online.
Ask Amy show notes: Bitcoin for beginners
Cryptocurrency is a form of digital payment and you might notice more companies are using this for common transactions. Bitcoin is the most popular form of cryptocurrency. Author and attorney Clayton Rawlings wrote the book “Bitcoin for Beginners.” He joins Amy Davis to share what he has learned in the process of buying and selling crypto.
Comparing popular leggings: Costco vs Sam’s Club vs Lululemon
Knock-offs, dupes, imitations or whatever you want to call them, but finding a product that works or looks like the brand name original can save a lot of money. It’s why when we heard some store-brand workout pants fit just like the much pricier brand for a fraction of the cost, we had to check them out.
Here are creative ways 2 save with Costco, Sam’s Club memberships
With the increased costs of gas and groceries, we are all looking for ways 2 save money. If you have Sam’s Club or Costco memberships, you may not be getting all of the savings you can. We are looking into the unique ways you can save money with a discount club membership.
Ask Amy show notes: Medicare 101
Whether you are helping a parent or you need it yourself - healthcare, as you get older, is a topic we get a lot of questions about. In this week’s episode, Amy Davis and Guest Alex Rischan from the Houston-Galveston Area Agency on Aging break down what we need to know about Medicare.
Ask Amy: 9 top FAQ about new student loan forgiveness program
The big student loan forgiveness program is something a lot of you have questions about. I’m answering a few of the top questions we are getting about the program. There are things you can do now to prepare for when the application window opens up.
KPRC 2 Investigates 3 things to check now if you are using payment apps
Sending and receiving money has never been easier. With companies like Venmo, Zelle, Cash App and Paypal, you can pay for just about anything online with the click of a few buttons. But how safe is your money when you use these apps?
KPRC 2 Investigates new proposed rules to make it easier for airline passengers to get refunds
If you have travel plans for this Labor Day weekend and it involves flying, you’re probably already checking for potential delays. It’s been a bumpy ride coming back from the pandemic - with frequent flight delays and cancellations. And if you do run into an issue, getting a refund is not easy. But help may be on the way. There are new proposed rules to help passengers.