Free forum set on avoiding home repair contractor fruad

A special consumer protection forum workshop – “Protecting Yourself from Home Repair Contractor Fraud and Scams” – is scheduled for 6:30-8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 25 at the Hood County Library, 222 N. Travis St. in Granbury. The forum, which will cover how to avoid scams, how to hire contractors, the building permit process, insurance issues and other topics, is free and open to the public. Those interested can RSVP by emailing to [email protected], or calling 855-266-3728. Pre-registration is not mandatory, however.