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If you feel you have been wrongly treated, here are state and federal resources on filing complaints. Local police departments also deal with complaints and have forms. Do your homework first! Read through a topic!
Follow this PowerPoint presentation for quick access to consumer protection information.
Downloadable PDF guides for buying insurance: auto, earthquake, home, life insurance, cancer, medigap, longterm care, annuities.
The risk: A contractor gets injured while working on your property.
Reduce your risk: Make sure anyone working in your home is licensed and has both liability insurance and workers’ compensation covering themselves and their employees. Make sure that any subcontractors hired also have adequate insurance. --from Consumer Reports Online.
Link to Consumer Resources, Public Safety, Doing Business in Massachusetts, Government Resources and Bureaus handling Victim Services, Medicaid Fraud, Cyber Crime and more.
Not all categories are covered in the Check a Professional link, so be sure to try other links below. For example, to verify the license(s) of a Mortgage Broker, Mortgage Lender, Mortgage Loan Originator, or Third Party Loan Servicer, please click on the Mortgage Brokers link below.
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