Stand Up To Cold Callers
12:03am 18th November 2012
Residents across South Dorset are being urged to stand-up to Cold Callers.
It's National Consumers Week and the County Council are stepping up a new drive.
Since April this year Officers have stepped-in to stop people from being conned by phoney builders, roofers and the like, and some of them of have been prosecuted and fined.
While Dorset has a good record dealing with doorstep sellers Trading Standards want more to be done.
They're advising people to use trusted traders through the Buy With Confidence Scheme.
It's a book of reputable businesses vetted by Trading Standards so you know it's safe.
For local business you can trust, visit www.buywithconfidence.gov.uk or call 08454 04 05 06.