With the weather warming, there will be increased opportunities for scammers to take your money. Already there are reports of scammers going door to door selling magazines for charity or offering to do yard work to help pay for members of a local sports team to take a trip. The scammers typically use deceptive practices to make you believe that they are worthy of your charity such as identifying themselves as a relative of your neighbor down the street.
In addition, the division has been made aware of problems associated with sales of alarm systems and other home improvements. Some of the tactics used by these companies who go door-to-door are
Some tips to avoid scams:
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