Preventing Fraud Following a Disaster

Date of Publication
December 10, 2021
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A disaster can bring out the best in people and the worst in people. If you are the victim of a disaster, you need to be aware that some people may try to take advantage of the situation. The most common complaints following a disaster relate to pricing gouging and home repair contractors. Identity theft is also a concern. This factsheet provides tips to avoid becoming a victim of fraud after a disaster. (2 Pages)

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