BBB tips for flood damage clean-up and repair

The “Halloween Flood of 2013” resulted in multiple road closures, school delays, water rescues and evacuations across Central Texas. According to Austin Energy, the weather event caused more than 12,000 customers to lose electricity. Flood warnings were also in effect for the Comal and Guadalupe Rivers until Thursday evening. Rain is no longer in the…

Former Corpus Christi investment advisor indicted for securities fraud

All that glitters isn’t gold. And sometimes gold isn’t even gold… The Texas State Securities Board just announced the indictment of a former investment advisor in Corpus Christi who allegedly made deceptive guarantees to six clients who invested $225,000 in a gold, silver and commodities operation. William Charlton Mays IV sold the investments in 2011…