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Resource ID: #15314
Subject: Fraud
Source: NBC News Dateline
Date: Nov. 6, 1998



Dateline's investigation focused on mobile repair contractors in the southern California town of Hemet. Hemet is home to a large number of retirees, many of whom live on fixed incomes. The community has had ongoing problems with unscrupulous contractors who sell unnecessary work at inflated prices and perform work in substandard fashion.

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