Avoid getting ripped off

Watch out for those taking advantage of homeowners

Published On: Oct 27 2011 03:23:46 PM CDT   Updated On: May 26 2009 12:25:58 PM CDT

After a storm, there are always those who try to take advantage of homeowners. There are some important tips to avoid being ripped off.

Roofers And Builders

A common fraud scheme is for a "so-called" contractor to convince a homeowner that a large deposit must be provided before repair work can begin. Frequently, the job will be started, but not completed. Unfortunately, these con artists are never seen or heard from again.

Public Adjusters And Attorneys