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The Georgia Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division protects Georgia consumers and legitimate businesses from unfair and deceptive practices involving consumer transactions. We do this by investigating consumer complaints, monitoring the marketplace, law enforcement and consumer education.
If you believe a business has acted in an unfair, deceptive or unlawful way, you can submit a complaint to our office.
Price gouging protections pertaining to goods and services, including motor and diesel fuel, that were invoked by the State of Emergency for Inflation went into effect at 12:00am on September 13, 2023, and shall remain in effect until 11:59pm on October 12, 2023.
Have you had continuing problems with a vehicle you purchased new, leased new or registered new in Georgia? The Lemon Law provides a self-help process to help get eligible vehicles repaired, replaced or repurchased.
It may be difficult to get your money back once it’s in the hands of a scammer, but here are some things you can do to improve your chances of recovering your money.
Read our comprehensive guide for older adults for information on scams, identity theft prevention, credit and debt, long-term care, advance directives, elder abuse and more.
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Download the “See Something, Send Something” App so you can easily report price gouging or suspicious or illegal activity in Georgia.