With the recent hail storms that hit DFW, the Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) is announcing its is dispatching fraud investigators to the DFW area in order to identify fraudulent contractors seeking to take advantage if unsuspecting homeowners.
"Hail storms that cause significant damage – like the ones that struck the greater Dallas area over the weekend – can often be followed by a criminal element seeking to take advantage of the situation. The Texas Department of Insurance has sent investigators to the area to help deter fraud, which can range from shoddy repairs to price gouging. In the worst cases, people offering services to storm victims may simply take their money and run.
TDI offers the following tips when hiring a contractor for home repairs..."
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Posted on 4/5/2017 at 10:15:00 AM