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Consumers FAQs

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office recommends reporting the suspected identity theft to your local police department of sheriff’s office. Get more information about identity theft.

You can report potential scams to the Ohio Attorney General's Office.

View a list of common scams from the Ohio Department of Commerce.

Learn about robocalls and telemarketing scams from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office.

Learn about scams that target older adults from the Ohio Department of Aging.

You can check to see if the business is registered to do business in the state. To see if the business has any complaints against them, search Ohio Attorney General's Office consumer complaints database.

Follow these good giving guidelines from the Ohio Attorney General's Office.

You can file a complaint against a charitable organization with the Ohio Attorney General's Office.

You can file a general consumer complaint with the Ohio Attorney General.

You can file a Financial Institutions Complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce Division of Financial Institutions.

You can file a securities investment complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

For help with your insurance policy, agent, or company, contact the Ohio Department of Insurance Office of Consumer Affairs.

You can file a water, electricity, natural gas or telecom provider complaint with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio.

You can file a cable television provider complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

You can file a real estate salesperson or broker complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

You can file a real estate appraiser complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

You can file a manufactured home installation, installer, inspector, or park complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

You can file a manufactured home dealer, salesperson, or broker complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.

You can file a cemetery complaint with the Ohio Department of Commerce.