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Thursday, Apr 12, 2018

Water Department Says 99.8% of Water Meters Re-Read Citywide

Water Department Says 99.8% of Water Meters Re-Read Citywide

Responding to a wave of water billing complaints, San Diego’s Public Utilities Department vowed to re-read all water meters by this week.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018

Tips for Avoiding Tax Scams This Year

Tips for Avoiding Tax Scams This Year

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning taxpayers about scammers who use the looming tax deadline to trick unsuspecting people into making phony payments.

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018

Best Buy Dishwasher Mix-Up for San Diego Landlord

Best Buy Dishwasher Mix-Up for San Diego Landlord

Jerry Applegate thought a simple mistake would be fixed quickly but the problem stretched out for more than six months.

Monday, Apr 2, 2018

Water Department Unveils New Meter Testing Equipment

Water Department Unveils New Meter Testing Equipment

Water meter tests are often the last option for city homeowners arguing they did not use the water they are being charged for.

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018

Lawsuit: City Misused Taxpayer Funds for Smart Water Meters

Lawsuit: City Misused Taxpayer Funds for Smart Water Meters

Legal action demands Public Utilities Department repay millions of dollars to customers.

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018

Furniture Tip-Over Dangers

Furniture Tip-Over Dangers

As exclusive new Consumer Reports testing reveals, there are big differences when it comes to dresser stability.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018

Water Bill Complaints Reported by Neighborhood: MAP

Water Bill Complaints Reported by Neighborhood: MAP

NBC 7 Responds receives a breakdown of water billing complaints divided by each San Diego City Council District.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018

Auditor to Focus on Water Department's Customer Service

Auditor to Focus on Water Department's Customer Service

The City Auditor has said in addition to reviewing billing practices, his agency will also be reviewing customer service at the Public Utilities Department and whether or not any improvements need to be made.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018

Keeping Medical Debts Out Of Collections

Keeping Medical Debts Out Of Collections

Delinquent accounts are typically sold off to third-party collection agencies three months after a patient receives their final bill. So how can you prevent your account from ending up in collections?

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