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Home Improvement Fraud: Cautions and Risks

Tweet Typically, scam artists show up in greater numbers following a storm, particularly one that leaves homes and properties damaged. This summer, flooding and wind damage have taken place across

Home Interior

Be Careful When Hiring a Contractor

If you’re preparing to have major renovations or repairs on your home, be forewarned. Unless you carefully choose a responsible contractor, you may get stuck with substandard work or no work at all.

Financing

Mortgage Settlement Could Lead to New Scams Warns Task Force

Consumers are being warned that the recent news stories about several fresh initiatives to help beleaguered homeowners handle their mortgages may trigger a fresh onslaught of scams.

Contractors

How to Avoid Summer Home Improvement Scams

Tweet Be watchful or get ripped off! By John Smith During the warm summer months, many homeowners will take the time to work on various home improvement projects. This is