Home Repair Fraud

Red flag phrases from fraudulent contractors… “I was in the neighborhood.” Beware of the handyman who comes knocking unsolicited, with news he happened to notice some problem with your home’s roof, driveway, chimney, etc. Out of state license plates are also a clue. “I need cash upfront. Or at least a large deposit.” Never pay…

The Scams of Christmas

“Help Me Get Home for Christmas”  Scammers will try to take advantage of you over the holidays Travelers are easy targets for scammers. If you take packages to your car at the mall, move the car and park in another space.  Thieves will be watching you. Not everyone is honest about where you donate your…