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Understanding the pitfalls of rent-to-own homes

Spring is just around the corner and many of you are looking to buy your first home. Many viewers are curious about the idea of rent-to-own homes but worry about the potential for scams.

Tim Maniscalo, president and CEO of the Central Indiana Better Business Bureau, dropped by FOX59 Morning News to discuss some of the pitfalls in this week's Angela Answers.

The segment was prompted by this question from a viewer named Anita:

"Hello. I want to ask about rent to own homes. I'm not sure if they are scams or not. What the best one is if there is one?"

To learn more about scams or if you were targeted by a scam, learn more at the Better Business Bureau website.

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