States Fight 'Storm Scammer' Contractors

In the aftermath of a violent storm, homeowners can be vulnerable to aggressive contractors who knock on their doors offering quick, costly deals. The Iowa Legislature is considering a bill that would rein in those contractors. The bill is part of a growing movement against the practice across the Midwest over the past two years.
April 19, 2012

In the aftermath of a violent storm, homeowners can be vulnerable to aggressive contractors who knock on their doors offering quick, costly deals. The Iowa Legislature is considering a bill that would rein in those contractors. The bill is part of a growing movement against the practice across the Midwest over the past two years.

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