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What is the best way to verify if a business is legitimate?

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What is the best way to verify if a business is legitimate? They gave me their license number and their in FL, it's a Resort Time Share Resaller of TC395 and I'd like to confirm it before I do any business with them. Thank you.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: General
Expert:  Cher replied 5 years ago.
Hello, and welcome back to Just Answer.

The best way to know if a business is legitimate is to check if they have any complaints against them and to know the nature of those complaints from checking them out online.

I checked on this business for you and they have not been accredited by the Better Business Bureau and in fact, have had many complaints:

Others have also reported that they are not on the up and up:

It would not be a good idea to do business with them, especially if they approached you, unsolicited, first.

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