Scott Lewis: Take Back Your Power
Take back your power. In this blog, former TV journalist turned private investigator Scott Lewis will empower you with information and offer advice on ways to protect you and your money. Lewis spent more than two decades as a top investigative reporter in Metro Detroit. He exposed countless con artists and scams. His reporting also brought down criminals and corrupt politicians. Over the years, he has earned numerous broadcasting awards. To find our more about Scott Lewis Private Investigations go to www.scottlewispi.com.
•Online reviews can be a useful tool but they’re not always real•Business owners use hired guns to post phony reviews•How New York State cracked down on fake reviews with a sting operation• Local business owners tell how they’ve been burned•How bogus reviews gave birth to a new local company
People have been strangled, stabbed, raped and robbed by service workers; Service companies are not required to do background checks; One woman’s crusade for national legislation to force background checks; Questions when you call a company for in-home service
*How anti-theft technology is fueling the problem*Where carjackers strike and why you need to be vigilant*10 ways to make yourself a tougher target*How the term carjacking was coined right here in Detroit.