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  • When seeking a trader talk to family, friends and neighbours to get recommendations.
  • Look for a trader who is a member of an approved code scheme.
  • Consider getting written quotes (not estimates) from at least three traders.
  • Consider making staged payments and keeping back a significant part of the cost until the work has been satisfactorily completed.
  • For further advice you can speak to the Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline on 03454 040506.

    Action Fraud
  • Fraudsters will target people in Cumbria regardless of where they are based. By working together Action Fraud and Cumbria Constabulary will be able to offer a better level of service to the public and, ultimately, bring more offenders to justice.
  • If you think you have been a victim of fraud you can contact Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 or textphone 0300 123 2050.
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