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Credit Freeze? Credit Lock?

What’s the difference between a credit freeze and credit lock? Credit Freeze: Credit bureaus are mandated by federal law to offer them. Free and easy to get from each credit bureau, without special conditions. Can be lifted online or by phone – use PIN to change status. Potentially time-consuming if you lose your PIN (must…

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Facebook Live – Protecting Consumers!

On Monday, I did a “Facebook Live” interview with County Executive George Latimer. We discussed how our office is addressing consumer protection issues during this pandemic. If you need to contact the Westchester Department of Consumer Protection, you can call 914-995-2155 or send an email to ConPro@westchestergov.com – our office is still open!   Click…

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Con Ed Warns About Scams!

Con Edison Beware of Scams, Especially Now! Criminals are trying to take advantage of the coronavirus outbreak! Beware of anyone visiting, emailing, or calling about outstanding bills or disconnecting service. You are not going to lose your power even if you can’t pay your bill now. If anyone asks you for money for “new meters…

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Check Out Photos – Toys For Tots 2019

My family and friends worked together to host another successful Toys for Tots drive at Dudley’s in New Rochelle on December 14, 2019, and we collected several hundred toys for kids in need. It was one of our most successful years – we filled up the U-Haul truck! These toys were distributed locally by the…

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