April 2, 2024

I returned a product and having a problem getting a refund from Dyson

User: I am having a problem getting a refund from Dyson The Helping Hand: Could you please...

April 2, 2024

Can my landlord charge a garbage/water fee?

User: Can my landlord charge [a] garbage fee The Helping Hand: In Rhode Island, the terms of...

April 2, 2024

A window broke in my apartment while I was not at home. Who pays for that?

User: A window broke in my apartment while I was not at home. Who pays for that?...

April 2, 2024

Can my landlord add cameras in the staircase of where I live?

User: Can my landlord add cameras in the staircase of where I live? The Helping Hand: In...

April 2, 2024

The landlord has not returned my deposit and I’ve been moved out for over a month. How do I get it back?

User: The landlord has not returned my deposit and I’ve been moved out for over a month....

Community health workers need love too
April 11, 2024

Community health workers need love too

Koren Carbuccia, a certified Community Health Worker (CHW) from Rhode Island, shares her inspiring journey to Washington...

April 2, 2024

Can I withhold rent if landlord does not fix my rodent issue

User: Can I withhold rent if landlord does not fix rodent issue The Helping Hand: If you’re...

April 2, 2024

I broke my toilet and my landlord wants me to pay.

User: I broke my toilet and my landlord wants me to pay The Helping Hand: If you...

About our redesigned homepage: A focus on helping Rhode Islanders
April 11, 2024

About our redesigned homepage: A focus on helping Rhode Islanders

Uprise RI has launched a new homepage focusing on exclusive in-house tools: BillBuddy, The Helping Hand, and...

April 2, 2024

I have black mold in the bathroom of my apartment. What should I do?

User: I have black mold in the bathroom of my apartment. What should I do? The Helping...

Fight Back: Why Fight a Traffic Ticket, Part 2: What to Do When Pulled Over
April 11, 2024

Fight Back: Why Fight a Traffic Ticket, Part 2: What to Do When Pulled Over

When the red and blue lights flash behind you, knowing what to do next can make all...

April 2, 2024

The computer repair shop is taking one year to fix my laptop.

User: Computer repair shop taking one year to fix my laptop The Helping Hand: If a computer...

Fight Back: Why Fight a Traffic Ticket?
April 9, 2024

Fight Back: Why Fight a Traffic Ticket?

This marks the beginning of a new series here at Uprise RI featuring real-world tested tips for...

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