Florida AG targets companies for preying on homeowners

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And as homeowners grew more desperate to keep a roof over their heads, many were easy prey – and some still are. court records show that telemarketers, often denizens of boiler-room alleys in California or Florida, so named for their high-pressure sales tactics, have relied on direct mail, websites, and radio and television ads to pitch broadly worded foreclosure protection services by attorneys.

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