The Steve Warneke Show
Here's the place where Steve is most at home: behind the microphone. You'll always find a new perspective, honest and revealing entertainment, and plenty of humor. Have a listen!
info_outline Last Chance for Car Deals & Your Health Insurance Options During COVID-19 + We Recover $2400 For YOU 05/23/2020
Last Chance for Car Deals & Your Health Insurance Options During COVID-19 + We Recover $2400 For YOU We are joined by car expert and award-winning author, Jack Nerad who says this might be the last chance to get an amazing car deal! Then, we recover $2,400 for a consumer who waited 6 months to get his couch replaced. Finally, out of health insurance? Tori Marsh from GoodRX joins us with your options!
info_outline Don't Get Ripped Off Buying Your Next Car & How to Save $$ While Grocery prices Skyrocket 05/16/2020
Don't Get Ripped Off Buying Your Next Car & How to Save $$ While Grocery prices Skyrocket Steve gives HIS version of a Masterclass to help you buy your next car at the best deal. Then, the Supermarket Guru, Phil Lempert, joins us to tell you why grocery prices are so high, what to expect, and how to save money. Finally, an expert dog trainer helps you get your dogs to walk nicely on a leash!
info_outline WHERE'S MY UNEMPLOYMENT MONEY?? How To Make Corona Takeout Better & The Magic Of Dogs 05/09/2020
WHERE'S MY UNEMPLOYMENT MONEY?? How To Make Corona Takeout Better & The Magic Of Dogs We have a food container expert talk about the importance of packing food correctly and about tamper-proof containers. Then, a consumer problem with a damaged couch. Next, attorney Cathleen Scott joins us and gives us a CARES update regarding unemployment benefits. Finally, we speak to Nancy Brandt who talks about her nonprofit sharing the love of dogs with first responders. With kennels empty across America, we rediscover the magic of dogs during all our own coronavirus trauma.
info_outline Corona Hair? Celebrity Hairstylist Tips, Cool New Business, & Getting YOUR Money Back! 05/02/2020
Corona Hair? Celebrity Hairstylist Tips, Cool New Business, & Getting YOUR Money Back! Celebrity Hairstylist Sascha Breuer is here to give advice on all your at-home haircare questions!
info_outline Special Edition: THE BEST OF... The Steve Warneke Show! 04/25/2020
Special Edition: THE BEST OF... The Steve Warneke Show! Your Detective of the Air Steve Warneke and his side-kick investigator Captain Kelley bring you the BEST of the show! Today, we revisit UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS and how to get that money! Termite season is HERE and we answer YOUR CALL-IN QUESTIONS with a local EXPERT. Plus, we've got our #HappyHeadlines to keep the quarantine stress away, along with a psychiatrist to talk about the psychology behind isolation!
info_outline Postpone Your Mortgage by 3 Months, The Future of Restaurants, & Do Online Wills Really Work? 04/18/2020
Postpone Your Mortgage by 3 Months, The Future of Restaurants, & Do Online Wills Really Work? Low on cash and need to pay your mortgage? We have an expert explain the difference between forbearance and refinancing. PLUS we discuss the future post-COVID-19: Will home chefs become more popular than restaurants? Lastly, are online legal documents valid? A Florida attorney offers insight and free designations for healthcare workers and first responders.
info_outline Can Coronavirus Get You Out of a House Contract & Good Deeds From Your Local Businesses 04/11/2020
Can Coronavirus Get You Out of a House Contract & Good Deeds From Your Local Businesses Can coronavirus get you out of your new house contract? We have an experienced real estate attorney who explains "force majure" and whether or not the COVID-19 pandemic qualifies as "an act of God". Plus, a special guest shares a free platform where you can dance and workout in the comfort and convenience of your own home! Finally, WE'RE SPREADING THE NEWS of EXTRAORDINARY good deeds performed by local businesses for their employees. It all starts RIGHT NOW!
info_outline How To Get Yo Money In the Midst of COVID-19 & Should You Buy a Gun During the Pandemic?! 04/04/2020
How To Get Yo Money In the Midst of COVID-19 & Should You Buy a Gun During the Pandemic?! Today we are starting the #CovidHairChallenge, NEW unemployment benefits for YOU, a consumer's septic tank nightmare, how renters can tour a home safely while practicing #socialdistancing, and a very special SURPRISE GUEST talks about GUN SAFETY during a time of soaring sales.
info_outline How to Protect Your Groceries & Avoid Coronavirus Scams 03/28/2020
How to Protect Your Groceries & Avoid Coronavirus Scams Today we have advice from Dr. Nancy Snyderman about how COVID-19 pandemic compares. We have FREE apps and online fun to keep your quarantine boredom at bay. Also, Teresa Hunsaker offers advice on how to safely bring in groceries and takeout. Lastly, we share a growing list of virus scams! Beware!
info_outline The Psychology of Isolation & What To Do With Your Plummeting Investments! 03/22/2020
The Psychology of Isolation & What To Do With Your Plummeting Investments! We’re embracing the "Shelter In Place"... How cool that we are able to broadcast our radio show to 850 WFTL from home in our robes and curlers! The quarantine can't stop us from helping South Florida consumers! We've got special guests and experts Dr. Jerett Watnick, CEO Derek Eichenwald, and Mr. Joe Rondinelli! Special thanks to Hubbard Radio for making this possible during this time!
info_outline Service Dog Denied Entry to Brewery and Helpful Tips from the Florida Dept of Consumer Services 03/14/2020
Service Dog Denied Entry to Brewery and Helpful Tips from the Florida Dept of Consumer Services Spending more time at home thanks to the coronavirus? WE'LL KEEP YOU ENTERTAINED! Today we've got a story about a SERVICE DOG being denied entry to a business and we have an ADA lawyer to talk about the laws regarding service animals. We also have Florida's Dept of Agriculture and Consumer Services on the line to explain how CONSUMERS LIKE YOU can use their website to find a plethora of resources! It all starts NOW!
info_outline Coronavirus Helpful Link & Cruise Line Updates 03/07/2020
Coronavirus Helpful Link & Cruise Line Updates South Florida is a hub for tourists and travel connections, including being a popular cruise port. So to protect our consumers and keep them aware, we’ve put together Coronavorus COVID19 Helpful Links and Latest Cruise Ship Updates! PLUS we are helping a nurse who's movers seem to be holding her belongings hostage and a man whose insurance won't cover an emergency room visit he double-checked with ahead of time!
info_outline Mayor Reveals Future for Ft. Lauderdale's Waterways! 02/29/2020
Mayor Reveals Future for Ft. Lauderdale's Waterways! We've got a great show today: the Mayor of Fort Lauderdale talks about the future of Fort Lauderdale's waterways, the owner of Gulfstream Termite & Environmental Service gives termite advice, and several listeners call in with car service issues. We're tackling all of it NOW with Your Detective of the Air! #consumeradvocate #radioshow
info_outline How to Work the BBB, the Newest Yoga Craze, & MRI Billing Problem 02/22/2020
How to Work the BBB, the Newest Yoga Craze, & MRI Billing Problem Today the Better Business Bureau explains how you can use their website to pick the right companies or file complaints. We also talk about spot treatment v tenting for termites, and we help you get your ZEN on by teaching you about the newest yoga craze! Lastly, if you have problems with your MRI billing? You won't want to miss this episode!
info_outline Wedding Photographer Scam, High Water Bill Resolutions, & How To Donate To Police 02/15/2020
Wedding Photographer Scam, High Water Bill Resolutions, & How To Donate To Police Today we expose a runaway wedding photographer and the city's response to your high water bills! Plus learn what to do if someone calls to solicit donations, and how best to donate to police!
info_outline The Steve Warneke Show - Your Detective of the Air PREMIERE!!! 01/25/2020
The Steve Warneke Show - Your Detective of the Air PREMIERE!!! CHECK OUT OUR FIRST SHOW on 850 WFTL! Consumer advocate Steve Warneke explains the show concept this episode and tackles house flipping advice and the case of a run-away water bill. Listen NOW!
info_outline Inside an Officer's PTSD 11/07/2019
Inside an Officer's PTSD Today's guest is Officer Jeremy Scharlow - ret. who will tell us about the gunfight that left him physically and mentally wounded. Scharlow bravely shares his story and the aftermath from the moment bullets went flying to how he copes with it today.
info_outline Police Suicide, PTSD, Cumulative Trauma and LEDS 10/05/2019
Police Suicide, PTSD, Cumulative Trauma and LEDS Police suicides are skyrocketing. The media is talking about cumulative trauma. This is for the police, their families, and anyone else interested in the REAL job of law enforcement. Ending police suicide starts NOW! This speech took place to members of the LAPD at the annual LAPPL Delegates Conference.
info_outline My LEDS Experience 07/15/2018
My LEDS Experience Join us today for Steve’s personal examples of Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome, the difference between LEDS and PTSD, and how you can help Steve in his research efforts to HELP our police officers work through the unseen tolls of the job.
info_outline Cops, Crazy Fireworks Stories and LEDS 07/04/2018
Cops, Crazy Fireworks Stories and LEDS What's up, everybody!? Happy 4th! Wanted to tell of some crazy fireworks stories (spoiler alert - someone gets shot in the balls) and thank everyone for their help with my law enforcement research on Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome! Be Safe today and enjoy the podcast!
info_outline Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome 06/21/2018
Law Enforcement Distress Syndrome Did you know that about 50% of police officers feel that they can’t talk to their loved ones about the stresses and difficulties of the job? The job can be just too violent for them to share. There is a HIDDEN COST law enforcement pays with prolonged exposure to crime and violence. In an effort to raise awareness, Steve identifies what LEDS is, and asks about YOUR experiences with symptoms of this psychological toll.
info_outline #Hancock Hustle 02/28/2018
#Hancock Hustle Denver Mayor Michael Hancock has been accused of sexual harassment. Wait till you hear the story broke by Denver's 7 News. Don't let him get away with it again! See what you think. Is an apology enough? Does your apology even count when you are caught red-handed? Is this acceptable behavior for those we trust with great power to represent us govern?
info_outline The REAL Story Behind Contagious Shooting 01/12/2018
The REAL Story Behind Contagious Shooting Contagious Shooting. It’s another buzzword phrase coined by the media in regards to this “news story” of a police shooting in Denver, Colorado. But is it even worth your attention? Steve explains the REAL story behind the media hype of the false narrative against police.
info_outline Police Use of Force: The What, Why, & How 12/14/2017
Police Use of Force: The What, Why, & How Have questions about use of force and deadly force used by police officers? Sit down with ret. police sergeant and author of From Boy To Blue, Steve Warneke, as he explains the main reasons for use of force, and the five levels of the Use of Force Continuum.
info_outline Police Misconduct ... Oops! We Had It Wrong. 12/07/2017
Police Misconduct ... Oops! We Had It Wrong. Steve Warneke, author of From Boy To Blue, rants this week about Police worn body cameras. They were supposed to be the answer to all our problems ... what are we finding out? The answers will surprise you.
info_outline How To Protect Yourself In Life Threatening Situations 11/29/2017
How To Protect Yourself In Life Threatening Situations Mass Shootings. Unfortunately they seem to be more and more common.
info_outline Roll Call: The Badge Past and Present 11/16/2017
Roll Call: The Badge Past and Present Special guest former police officer Dustin Duff talk with retired DPD sergeant Steve Warneke about the best and worst times on the job, the move towards reactive police work instead of proactive, and how it’s affected their lives after leaving the force... You won’t believe what you hear!