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Con­sumer Protection

We protect Texas consumers by accepting complaints, filing civil cases in the public interest and educating Texans on how to spot and avoid possible scams.

Beware of Student Loan Scams

Even if you are done with "back to school" season, don’t fall for these student loan scams.

Learn About Student Loan Scams

Beware of Student Loan Scams

Avoid student loan repayment scams that require upfront fees, promise to get your loans forgiven quick, or use official looking names.

Don’t give your Federal Student Aid ID to anyone.

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Equifax Breach Settlement

Find out more about the settlement and what benefits you may be able to obtain through our FAQ page.

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Spot & Avoid Scams

Scammers often use the same techniques again and again. Learn the signs of a potential scam so you can avoid becoming a victim.

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Protect the Elderly

Texas seniors are a prime target for abuse, neglect, and financial scams. If you want to learn more, or a loved one has fallen victim, there's information available.

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