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Service providers

How to problem solve when dealing with contractors or other service providers.

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Hiring someone to perform a service

Hiring someone to perform a service

When you hire someone to perform a service, you’ve made a contract. Both you and the service provider are parties to it. So you both now have rights and obligations.

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Door-to-door sales

Door-to-door sales

When you buy something from a salesperson who comes to your door, special protections apply. Learn your rights for door-to-door and other direct sales contracts, and steps to resolve problems.

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If you're not happy with a service

If you're not happy with a service

If you hired someone and you’re not happy with their work, you have options, and rights. It can feel overwhelming, but there are steps you can take to help yourself.

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