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.
As we approach Thanksgiving, learn how to give back wisely.Learn More About Giving Wisely
In this time of Thanksgiving, many of us like to give back.
Do your research – search for reviews about your charity, or use Guidestar, BBB Wise Giving alliance, Charity Navigator, or Charity Watch to help your search.
Don’t fall for spoofing, rush into a donation, or pay with a gift card, cash, or wire transfer.
Keep records of your donations.
Find out more about the settlement and what benefits you may be able to obtain through our FAQ page.
Scammers often use the same techniques again and again. Learn the signs of a potential scam so you can avoid becoming a victim.
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.