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NCPHIF coverage from KSNT News – Topeka, KS

May 6th, 2013 -

Topeka, KS – By Hillary Mullin, Kansas First News
Stop a scam after a storm:
The National Center for the Prevention of Home Improvement Fraud is coming to Topeka today to  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from KSNT News – Topeka, KS

May 6th, 2013 -

Topeka, KS – By Brian Dulle, Kansas First News
Asst. Attorney General to host contractor scam prevention:
After getting scores of calls from residents across the country who have been  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from WTOC News – Savannah, GA

March 29th, 2013 -

Savannah, GA – By WTOC News
NCPHIF offered these consumer protection tips:
Before hiring hire any contractors, call your insurance agent, especially if: the contractor said they’ll pay your deductible,  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from Lumina News – Wilmington, NC

March 27th, 2013 -

Wilmington, NC – By Kelly Corbett, Lumina News
Following a natural disaster and during routine home repairs and improvements, homeowners should be proactive about watching for signs of contractor fraud.
“Once the  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from The Times-Herald – Newnan, GA

March 27th, 2013 -

Newnan, GA – By The Times-Herald
After last week’s damaging hail and winds, plenty of Coweta County area homeowners are now working on getting their roofs and homes repaired, and many  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from CBS 12 News – Jackson, MS

March 27th, 2013 -

Jackson, MS – By CBS 12 News
“The best way to control your repair project is to learn how to control the money” says Phae Howard, home repair fraud prevention expert  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from NBC 6 News – Wilmington, NC

March 22nd, 2013 -

Wilmington, NC – By Lindsay Curtin, WECT NBC 6
When it comes to home repairs, you can never be too sure who you’re letting work on your home while you’re away.  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from The Jersey Journal – Hoboken, NJ

March 9th, 2013 -

Hoboken, NJ – By Rafal Rogoza, The Jersey Journal
“The importance of “SmartPower” workshops cannot be overstated. It is not
only critical, it is urgent,” said Phae Howard, a home repair  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from Hoboken News – Hoboken, NJ

March 7th, 2013 -

Hoboken, NJ – By City of Hoboken, NJ
In order to continue to assist residents and businesses impacted by Hurricane Sandy, the City of Hoboken will open a Hurricane Resource Center  [Read More]


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NCPHIF coverage from New Jersey News On-Line – Hoboken, NJ

March 7th, 2013 -

Hoboken, NJ – By Charles Hack, The Jersey Journal
Now that the FEMA and Small Business Administration has packed up and left Hoboken, the city has stepped in to launch a  [Read More]