Due to software updates that were implemented on September 21, 2021, by the Office of Information Technology Services, the attorney general’s website was restored as it appeared on June 21, 2021. We are working as quickly as possible to manually restore  updates to the website that have been made over the past three months, however, this process may take several days. We apologize if you  encounter missing, outdated or broken links during this period, and we  appreciate your patience as we work to complete these updates.

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  • Consumer Corner: Don’t get scammed by summer travel plans

    It has been a long time coming, but with the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic beginning to ease, Kansans are starting to venture out and about the country as the summer vacation season gets underway. Unfortunately, that means scammers will also be looking to take advantage of your travel plans to make a quick buck.


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  • Consumer Corner: Storm season is upon us, watch out for unregistered roofers

    Springtime is upon us in Kansas, which as we saw last week, means the spring storms are upon us too. If your roof is damaged in a spring storm – or if you’re just looking to have some work done on your roof this spring – it’s important to make sure the roofing contractor you use is properly registered with the attorney general’s office.


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We're Here to Help!

Whether you have suspicious charges on your phone bill or think you've been the victim of identity theft, the consumer protection specialists in Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt's office are here to help.

This Division investigates scams, mediates and prosecutes violations of the Consumer Protection Act, the No-Call Act, the Roofing Registration Act, the Charitable Organization and Solicitations Act, the Kansas False Claims Act, the Funeral and Cemetery Merchandise Agreements Act, the Kansas Cemetery Corporation Act, and the Wayne Owen Act (identity theft). Protecting Kansas consumers from scams, telemarketing fraud and other deceptive practices is a priority for our office.

We are not able to provide private legal advice and not every dispute falls under our jurisdiction. Please contact a private attorney to assist with these matters. For assistance finding a private attorney, please contact the Kansas Bar Association Lawyer Referral Service or Kansas Legal Services.