<![CDATA[NBC New York - ]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/feature/better-get-baquero http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSun, 29 May 2016 23:37:44 -0400Sun, 29 May 2016 23:37:44 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Problem Solved! What's YOUR Consumer Problem?]]> Thu, 26 May 2016 19:33:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011670021_1200x675_693731907750.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps solve YOUR consumer problems.]]> <![CDATA[Online Banking Leads to Erroneous Overpayment]]> Wed, 25 May 2016 19:19:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011656038_1200x675_692883011520.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Staten Island man get back the money he overpaid to the city's water department.]]> <![CDATA[20 Westchester Communities Form Electricty Provider on an Opt-Out Basis]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 19:06:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011638910_1200x675_692080195528.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how tens of thousands of Westchester County residents will be automatically enrolled in a new electricity supply company unless they decide to opt out of the program.]]> <![CDATA[Warning About Free Trial Offers]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 19:02:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011623472_1200x675_691275843510.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a warning about free trial offers.]]> <![CDATA[Submit Tips or Story Ideas to Better Get Baquero]]> Fri, 20 May 2016 11:49:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BGB_Watch_Moduleweb.jpg

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<![CDATA[Missing Social Security Payment]]> Thu, 19 May 2016 18:48:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011582402_1200x675_689162307822.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Bronx woman get a missing Social Security payment.]]> <![CDATA[Getting a Rebate Reward]]> Wed, 18 May 2016 18:49:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011567539_1200x675_688296003595.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how to get a promised rebate offer.]]> <![CDATA[Seeking Refund For Arm Device]]> Tue, 17 May 2016 19:09:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011548778_1200x675_687546435677.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey guitarist get a refund for a device he bought to increase his mobility.]]> <![CDATA[Family Gets Bathtub Fixed]]> Fri, 13 May 2016 18:26:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011513774_1200x675_685450307983.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Long Island family get their tub repaired.]]> <![CDATA[Implementing Car Insurance When In an Accident with a Rental]]> Thu, 12 May 2016 18:33:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011500286_1200x675_684769347746.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a NJ woman with a claim she made to pay for car repairs to a rental vehicle.]]> <![CDATA[Disputing Fraudulent Credit Card Charges]]> Wed, 11 May 2016 18:22:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011485426_1200x675_683889731840.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how to dispute a fraudulent charge and what your rights are during the dispute process.]]> <![CDATA[Canceling a Flight Because of a Funeral]]> Wed, 11 May 2016 13:12:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Plane-arriving-generic1.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how some airlines handle cancelling flights due to the death of a family member.]]> <![CDATA[Shattered Stovetop Scares Homeowners]]> Mon, 09 May 2016 18:43:20 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011455266_1200x675_682277443762.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a couple after their glass stovetop shatters after it was turned off.]]> <![CDATA[Discounts for Manhattan Parking Garages]]> Sat, 07 May 2016 01:35:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011431635_1200x675_680990787554.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Manhattan resident get his tax discount for his parking garage.]]> <![CDATA[Consumer's Options When Insurance Says No After Pre-Approval]]> Thu, 05 May 2016 18:30:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011417291_1200x675_680213571931.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey woman who was in the middle of cancer treatments when her insurance company cut her off.]]> <![CDATA[Insuring Your Show or Event Tickets]]> Wed, 04 May 2016 18:59:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011403109_1200x675_679452739722.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains how event insurance works so you can protect yourself when buying tickets for upcoming shows and concerts.]]> <![CDATA[Incorrect Coding Causes Long Island Man to be Billed Over a Thousand Dollars]]> Tue, 03 May 2016 19:10:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011385853_1200x675_678743107621.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps rectify an incorrect hospital billing code.]]> <![CDATA[Getting a Refund for a No Show Airport Ride]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:51:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011346103_1200x675_676580931850.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Long Island man get a refund for a prepaid ride from the airport that never arrived.]]> <![CDATA[Beware the Grandparent Scam]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:49:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011329134_1200x675_675775555916.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a grandmother get back $4,000 after she gave the codes from iTunes gift cards to a scammer.]]> <![CDATA[A Rockland Man Pays for Postage But It Disappears]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 19:20:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011314868_1200x675_675002947892.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a dentist in Rockland recoup the loss of hundreds of dollars in postage due to a problem with a meter.]]> <![CDATA[Buying a "used" giftcard]]> Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:38:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011297069_1200x675_674227779909.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a warning for consumers purchasing "used" giftcards!]]> <![CDATA[Insurance Doesn't Cover What Your Doctor Prescribes]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 19:17:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011242599_1200x675_671144003515.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has the story of a Rockland County man's struggle to afford what his doctor prescribes.]]> <![CDATA[Cell Phone Lost in the Mail]]> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 19:33:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011211209_1200x675_669406275785.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey man clear his bill from a defective cell phone he returned by mail.]]> <![CDATA[Correcting an Online Profile]]> Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:29:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011156687_1200x675_666221123924.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps an Ulster County business owner whose restaurant was listed online as closed!]]> <![CDATA[Local Technical School Closes Down]]> Wed, 13 Apr 2016 18:46:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011140847_1200x675_665426499786.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has information about what students can do if their trade school unexpectedly shuts down.]]> <![CDATA[Refund for a Refrigerator That Arrived Damaged]]> Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:53:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011123039_1200x675_664559171617.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Bronx woman get a refund for a refrigerator she purchased online that arrived damaged.]]> <![CDATA[Seeking Remedy for a Couch Showing Damage Too Soon]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:47:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011108082_1200x675_663736387793.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Staten Island man get reimbursed for a faulty couch.]]> <![CDATA[Getting Insurance Check From Bank]]> Wed, 06 Apr 2016 19:11:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000011052767_1200x675_660379715537.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey pizzeria owner get the money from an insurance check he deposited four months ago.]]> <![CDATA[Getting the Value of a Giftcard that was Unusable]]> Wed, 23 Mar 2016 19:06:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010887481_1200x675_651040323911.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Sullivan County man get an airline to reimburse him for a giftcard that was unusable.]]> <![CDATA[Settling Heathcare Insurance Payments]]> Tue, 22 Mar 2016 18:31:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010872580_1200x675_650265667891.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Manhattan woman re-instate her health insurance coverage after confusion over her payments.]]> <![CDATA[Expectant Mom Finds Her Insurance Dropped]]> Tue, 15 Mar 2016 19:33:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010774708_1200x675_644346435545.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Queens mom-to-be get her health insurance reinstated just days before she's about to give birth.]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero's Consumer Investigative Center's Success Stories]]> Fri, 04 Mar 2016 20:20:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/consumer-investigative-center-photo.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a roundup of success stories.]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero: Man Gets Money Promised After Playing Free Lottery Games]]> Tue, 01 Mar 2016 20:13:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010618430_1200x675_634514499505.jpg Your chances of winning a cash prize from a sweepstakes game might be small. But if you win, you should get the money promised. When one New Jersey man didn't, he decided he "Better Get Baquero."]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero: Getting Money Back For Lost Coat]]> Mon, 29 Feb 2016 20:33:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010603102_1200x675_633718851773.jpg What would you say if you brought a fur coat in to be stored, and the business said they lost it. A New Jersey woman said "Better Get Baquero". Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero reports.]]> <![CDATA[Warning about Phishing Scam]]> Tue, 23 Feb 2016 19:53:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010534051_1200x675_629420099714.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a warning about a phishing scam using the name of a popular bank!]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero Launches Consumer Investigative Center]]> Tue, 16 Feb 2016 13:29:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Baquero_Banner_722x406.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero pledges to reply to every phone call, every email, requesting help or information.]]> <![CDATA[Better Get Baquero: Getting Money Back From Dating Service]]> Fri, 12 Feb 2016 20:05:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/its+just+lunch+consumer.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a NJ woman after she hired a dating service.]]> <![CDATA[Rewarded for Switching]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:57:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010359869_1200x675_619700291507.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Washington Heights woman get a reward card promised by her cable company.]]> <![CDATA[Differences in different types of Life Insurance Policies]]> Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:40:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010320614_1200x675_617234499917.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero explains the different types of insurance.]]> <![CDATA[Trading in an Old Phone for Cash]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 20:12:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010273433_1200x675_614545987779.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey woman get the cash promised to her in exchange for her old cell phone.]]> <![CDATA[Traded in But Not Paid Off]]> Tue, 26 Jan 2016 20:19:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010184785_1200x675_609407555779.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Bronx woman who traded in her car but the dealership never paid it off, leaving her to pay for two cars every month.]]> <![CDATA[Planning Your Financial Year]]> Tue, 19 Jan 2016 20:05:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010080050_1200x675_604609603621.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has suggestions to plan your financial year.]]> <![CDATA[Billing the Correct Insurance Company]]> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 20:57:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010024742_1200x675_602032707914.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey woman ensure her proper health insurance company is billed for her healthcare treatements.]]> <![CDATA[Missing Parts for Stationary Bike]]> Wed, 13 Jan 2016 20:45:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000010009401_1200x675_601341507914.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Brooklyn woman whose stationary bike arrived without the parts to put it together!]]> <![CDATA[Out-of-Stock Furniture Refund]]> Tue, 12 Jan 2016 20:11:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009994913_1200x675_600648259506.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Queens woman get her refund for merchandise that was no longer available.]]> <![CDATA[Rethinking a Timeshare]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2016 19:27:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009978848_1200x675_599977539837.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a Queens man who changed his mind about buying a timeshare.]]> <![CDATA[Offers to Register Your Domain in Other Countries]]> Mon, 11 Jan 2016 12:05:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009940575_1200x675_597902403987.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero talks about email offers to renew your website in other countries.]]> <![CDATA[In vs. Out of Network Surgery]]> Tue, 05 Jan 2016 21:14:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009910010_1200x675_596311619697.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has a warning to anyone considering elective surgery about the costs that may be involved.]]> <![CDATA[Resolving Healthcare Payment Issue]]> Mon, 04 Jan 2016 20:20:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009894786_1200x675_595673667632.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero helps a New Jersey man fix his family's healthcare plan.]]> <![CDATA[Best Ranges According to Good Housekeeping]]> Wed, 23 Dec 2015 20:35:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000009767922_1200x675_590908483706.jpg Consumer Reporter Lynda Baquero has the Good Housekeeping Institute's test resultd for the best stove/oven combos.]]>