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Attorney General warns of winter storm price gouging and scams

Attorney General warns of winter storm price gouging and scams
She said that all home improvement contractors who do more than $ 5,000 worth of business per year in Pennsylvania are required to register with the Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer Protection. However, registration is not an endorsement of the …
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Perez Attorney: State Supreme Court Should Not Review Case
Prosecutors had charged that Perez accepted deeply discounted home improvement work from a city contractor, Carlos Costa, in exchange for Perez's help in holding on to a $ 5.3 million contract to reconstruct Park Street, a job plagued by delays and …
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Lowe's teams with startup Porch.com to help customers find contractors (Video)
Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has teamed with Seattle startup Porch.com, a website that connects homeowners with home-improvement contractors. Lowe's says the website can help minimize the hassle of finding a trusted professional to complete electrical, plumbing …
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