Workers don't have protections. Companies don't withhold taxes. Regulators don't seem to care. McClatchy reporters spent a year unraveling the scheme, using little-noticed payroll records that show how widespread this practice has become and what it costs us. Find the full series here.
When it comes to having junk hauled away, it turns out a lot of people don’t want to hire a trashy-looking operation. That’s one thing Mike and Misty Davis have learned since starting 1-800-JUNKPRO 15 years ago.