In the United States, it is illegal to:
Send "chain" letter that require the investment of any money.
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If it sounds to good to be true, it is! Some telemarketing scams begin with a letter or postcard requiring you to call the company to claim a prize. Some begin with a phone call to your home, offeringMore >>
Jefferson County Kentucky Law Under law, landlords must: Provide a safe, clean home. Homes should be in good repair with vital services such as water, heat and electricity available. Obey the city More >>
Get estimates! Get more than one estimate, making sure each estimate is based on the same specifications, materials and time frame. Protect yourself when you hire a contractor. Check with the consumerMore >>
Keep it secret! Never give your credit card number to someone who calls you. Keep the carbons. Keep the carbons from every credit card transaction and destroy them yourself. Pay attention to blankMore >>
Read the contract carefully. Make sure any verbal promises are included in writing. Before you sign anything, take the car to your own mechanic to have it checked out. Make sure you understand theMore >>
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - According to JCPS spokesman Ben Jackey, all JCPS schools are closed today. Also, according to the archdiocese, all Jefferson County Catholic schools are also closed. COPYRIGHTMore >> According to JCPS spokesman Ben Jackey, all JCPS schools are closed today.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Jefferson County Public Schools administrators put off a decision on Friday's classes until the morning, as others closed schools before a winter storm moved into Kentuckiana.JCPSMore >> Jefferson County Public Schools administrators put off a decision on Friday's classes until the morning, as others closed schools before a winter storm moved into Kentuckiana.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The accidental drowning of 6-year-old Keegan Adkins shook the community in 2011 as the boy was swimming at Woodhaven Country Club. For his family, the holidays continue to be difficult,More >> The accidental drowning of 6-year-old Keegan Adkins, who was swimming at Woodhaven County Club, shook the community in 2011. For his family, the holidays continue to be difficult, but this year is a little brighter thanks to a special honor for Keegan.More >> Copyright 2013 KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation. All rights reserved.More >> A woman who uses the Twitter name @ScanCouver tweeted that the victim was her husband and had been feeling ill when he left work.More >> ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) - It's a crime most of us can't comprehend: an Elizabethtown mother is accused of trying to sell her baby not once, but twice. Police and prosecutors in Hardin County were baffledMore >> It's a crime most of us can't comprehend: an Elizabethtown mother is accused of trying to sell her baby not once, but twice.More >>