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NJ homeowners warned of contractor fraud after Hurricane Ida

Clip: 09/20/2021 | 3m 40s

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Homeowners in New Jersey looking to rebuild after Tropical Storm Ida are being told to beware of dishonest practices like price gouging. It’s when the cost of a service exceeds 10% of the normal sale before a state of emergency. It’s a practice many residents say they experienced after Sandy. Consumer advocates say the state needs to do more to make sure contractors are held accountable.

Aired: 09/20/21 | Rating: NR

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