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Finding a Locksmith & Avoiding the Scam

There are legitimate, licensed locksmiths throughout the country, but recent practices by phony locksmiths have made some people wary of the profession. Check out the following video for a look at how some of these locksmith’s scam people during their time of need.


The state of Illinois requires that locksmith’s be properly licensed before performing work. Save yourself the time and cost of trying to find a licensed, professional locksmith before you are stuck in an emergency lock out situation. If you are in the Chicago area, consider Goldy Locks Inc. With the proper licensing for the state of Illinois coupled with years of personal service, Goldy Locks is here to help if you get locked out. Visit us online or give us a call at 888-726-5692.