The Better Business Bureau has issued a warning to those who are experiencing storm damage this week to avoid falling victim to scams.
Some of the most common "after disaster" scams involve your auto, home and yard repairs or cleanup.
Its website offers the following tips:
Disaster victims should never feel forced to make a hasty decision or to choose an unknown business. For reliable information, lists of BBB Accredited Businesses by industry and BBB business reviews you can trust on local businesses, visit bbb.org/cleveland or call (216) 241-7678.