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NCJ Number: 76130 Find in a Library
Title: I'll Only Charge You for the Parts
Author(s): C Palmer; D Bowen; A Kaczenski
Corporate Author: Pyramid Films
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Sponsoring Agency: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Pyramid Films
Santa Monica, CA 90406
Sale Source: Pyramid Films
Box 1048
Santa Monica, CA 90406
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This one of a series of four consumer films, based on situations in an imaginary family, focuses on a fraudulent furnace inspector who offers to fix the family's furnace on his own time and to charge only for the parts.
Abstract: The family readily accepts the offer and discovers the fraud only after the check has cleared the bank. The film emphasizes the importance of asking persons who furnish repair service for identification and of verifying such identification by calling city hall or a local consumer agency.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Consumer fraud; Consumer protection
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