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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.

Covid-19 Consumer Issues

Learn more about what scams to avoid during this coronavirus disaster declaration.

More About Covid-19 Scams

Covid-19 Consumer Issues

Our state remains in a declared state of disaster due to the Coronavirus known as Covid-19.

During times of disaster, there are unscrupulous businesses and individuals who may seek to take advantage.

Stay safe, and be on guard for scam artists and price gouging.

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Mandatory Data Breach Reporting

Texas law (HB4390) requires the reporting of data breaches to the Office of the Attorney General if 250 or more Texans are affected. Learn how.

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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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