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NBC4 Responds Archive

Working 4 You: Responding to every consumer complaint

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Do You Have a Consumer Issue to Report? Tell NBC4 Responds!

Do You Have a Consumer Issue to Report? Tell NBC4 Responds!

Have a consumer concern? An issue that hasn't been resolved? Tell NBC4 Responds -- we are responding to EVERY consumer issue!

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

Fidget Spinners That Light Up Can Catch Fire

Fidget Spinners That Light Up Can Catch Fire

There are recent reports of fidget spinners that light up catching fire. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has what you need to know.

Thursday, Jul 20, 2017

How Millennials Spend Their Money

How Millennials Spend Their Money

A new study by Bankrate.com reveals millennials spend more of their money on necessities than older generations. When it comes to cutting spending habits, the study shows millennials spend less on travel and TV...

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017

The High Costs of Child Care

The High Costs of Child Care

Child care takes up a large percentage of an annual household income. A new survey found just how much child care costs. News4's Susan Hogan reports.

Wednesday, Jul 19, 2017

4 Ways to Handle Uncomfortable Family Money Talks

4 Ways to Handle Uncomfortable Family Money Talks

Talking about money with family can be incredibly uncomfortable, especially when you have conflicting perspectives. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has four ideas to make that talk easier.

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017

Summer Airfare Deals to Look Out For

Summer Airfare Deals to Look Out For

Airfare tends to be expensive, but in August some airline ticket prices drop in time for a last minute getaway. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan explains.

Monday, Jul 17, 2017

Credit Relief Offer Could Lead to More Debt

Credit Relief Offer Could Lead to More Debt

If you've got credit card debt, beware of phone solicitations promising relief. You may end up deeper in debt.

Friday, Jul 14, 2017

Mac and Cheese Powders Have Elevated Levels of Toxic Chemicals: Report

Mac and Cheese Powders Have Elevated Levels of Toxic Chemicals: Report

A new report claims some mac and cheese powders have elevated levels of toxic chemicals. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan reports. A statement from Kraft read, “We do not add phthalates to our products.

Friday, Jul 14, 2017

Two Automakers Recall Several Cars

Two Automakers Recall Several Cars

Two major automakers -- Honda and Fiat Chrysler -- recall several cars. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan breaks down the new concerns about safety.

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In Memory of Our Friend, Jim Vance
In Memory of Our Friend, Jim Vance

Jim Vance died Saturday morning at age 75 after a brief battle with cancer.

Hundreds Remember Jim Vance, Patriarch of DC News
Hundreds Remember Jim Vance, Patriarch of DC News

As word of Jim Vance's death spread Saturday, so did an outpouring of support, memories and condolences.

Jim Vance's Start at NBC4
Jim Vance's Start at NBC4

Jim Vance always made everything look so smooth, but it took hard work and a bit of wisdom in the beginning to get him started on the path.

'God Bless His Spirit': DC Mourns Jim Vance
'God Bless His Spirit': DC Mourns Jim Vance

News4's Pat Collins reports outside of Ben's Chili Bowl, where D.C. residents came to remember Jim Vance after news of his death.

Jim Vance Tells The Story of His Early Life
Jim Vance Tells The Story of His Early Life

Well before Jim Vance joined the NBC4 family, his life was rooted at his home in Pennsylvania. So much of what happened in his younger years helped to shape his life and the man he became.

8 Dead, Dozens Hurt in Human Smuggling Discovery in Texas
8 Dead, Dozens Hurt in Human Smuggling Discovery in Texas

Eight people are dead and another 30 are hospitalized after being found in the back of a hot tractor-trailer in San Antonio early Sunday morning, police and fire officials say. San Antonio Chief of Police...