THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS
Ken Paxton
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Price Gouging, Scams, and Resources for Help

Please refer to the information on this page for help with reporting price gouging and scams, FEMA assistance, and information on charities and relief efforts. Our thoughts and prayers continue with all those affected.

Charities and Relief Efforts:

Rebuild Texas Fund
www.rebuildtx.org

 

Salvation Army
1-800-728-7825
www.salvationarmyusa.org
Donation Information

 

Red Cross Hotline
1-800-733-2767
www.RedCross.org

 

Research charities before you donate money by using Charity Navigator at www.charitynavigator.org and the resources provided by the Office of the Texas Attorney General at https://texasattorneygeneral.gov/cpd/disaster-scams

If you suspect you’ve been targeted by a fraudulent charity or donation scam, file a complaint online with our Consumer Protection Division at: https://texasattorneygeneral.gov/apps/charitable-trusts-complaint-form/
 

Report Price-Gouging:
Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Toll-Free Hotline
Call: 1-800-621-0508
Email: consumeremergency@oag.texas.gov

 

​FEMA Disaster Assistance for Texans:
www.DisasterAssistance.gov 
or Call 1-800-621-FEMA
Be aware of misleading or false information circulating about assistance in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. To fact check rumors surrounding the disaster, visit FEMA’s Hurricane Harvey Rumor Control page at www.fema.gov.

 

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For more information on price gouging, please visit our Consumer Protection page:
www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/cpd/price-gouging