Press Releases

07/16/2009
Satellite company subject of serious complaints about sales practices...
06/03/2009
OCA settles with three companies who allegedly held illegitimate going out of business sales...
04/14/2009
Dell to provide $25,000 in restitution to Georgia consumers...
04/14/2009
Understanding your rights and obligations...
03/18/2009
Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs alleges debt adjustment company violated Georgia's Debt Adjustment Act.
03/02/2009
Companies to pay $650,000 in multi-state settlement and add disclosures to Enviga marketing claims.
02/12/2009
How to steer clear of extended warranties that don't deliver on their promises...
01/21/2009
New car buyers benefit from improvements under revised Lemon Law.
11/25/2008
Don't get scammed by email alert claiming to be from Capital One.
11/06/2008
Disreputable debt adjustment companies can put consumers into even greater debt. Know what to look out for...
08/28/2008
When dealers don't pay liens, consumers pay the price...
08/04/2008
Report lists the nation's top consumer complaints and tips on how consumers can protect themselves...
05/23/2008
Public Service Commission rejects seasonal fuel rate stipulation.
05/13/2008
Governor signs bills enabling consumers to freeze their credit, establishing GBI Identity Task Force, and increasing penalties for Internet phishing.
04/18/2008
Governor's Office of Consumer Affairs settles with National City Commercial Capital Company, LLC.
04/04/2008
Phony emails trick consumers into disclosing personal and financial information to identity thieves...
03/17/2008
Georgia's Price Gouging Statutes were activated for the city of Atlanta within Fulton County when Governor Perdue signed a State of Emergency declaration on Saturday, March 15, 2008, at 2:35 PM...
02/29/2008
OCA advises Georgia consumers how to protect themselves against fraud.
01/28/2008
Senator Carter to carry legislation; GBI to lead the state's fight against Identity Theft