I helped I thought a friend out of a bind and found that this was not a friend. They did not pay the correct t prevailing wage, overtime, taxes as well as commuting two hours daily on my dime and vehicle. I was never paid in full and have not been able to contact them. I walked with a great loss due to the unpaid wages. When they did pay me it was not on time nor ever correct. I've studied a bit into this and I believe they logged my hours with the GC. It was a miserable job. The owners wife would cry on the phone until I performed. As well they did this with a co worker and has never paid him. What can I do. I worked with them on a few jobs but know my wages/hours paid were not correct. What if anything can be done.
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