This may be a violation of the consumer fraud act in your state. I suggest you contact an attorney and review the circumstances in detail with someone familiar with your state statutes. You may be entitled to compensation and payment of your attorney fees as well. Do not delay in seeking counsel.
Mr. Lundeen is licensed to practice law in Florida and Vermont. The response herein is not legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship. The response is in the form of legal education and is intended to provide general information about the matter within the question. Oftentimes the question does not include significant and important facts and timelines that, if known, could significantly change the reply and make it unsuitable. Mr. Lundeen strongly advises the questioner to confer with an attorney in your state in order to insure proper advice is received.