safe-guard yourself against fraud and scamming.
Use only vendors that you know have legitimate credentials.
Here are some things you can do to establish the legitimacy of your
- In the case of musicians, you can check to see if they are in the
local musicians' union membership.
- Ask for referrals
from previous customers. Speak to previous customers. Ask them if they
were happy with the music and if the musician(s) was professional,
- Check their alma mater(s) to see if they attended and/or
graduated with the degrees they claim to have. You'll find mine; New England Conservatory of Music
and Yale University, on my bio page.