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  • National Drug Take-Back Day - October 23

    Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused medications for safe disposal on Saturday, October 23, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


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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

    After some of the coldest winter temperatures on record, springtime is upon us in Kansas which means the spring storms are upon us too. Living in Kansas, the possibility of severe weather means there is also the possibility of damage occurring to our homes.


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  • How do I sign up for the Do-Not-Call List?

    Registering for the Do-Not-Call list is easy!

    Once you phone number is registered, it does not expire. Your number will remain on the list unless you call and request removal.


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  • Roofing Registration

    Since 2013, roofing contractors operating in Kansas have been required by state law to register with the attorney general’s office, with few exceptions.

    Kansans in need of roof repairs should check the Roofing Registration Directory before signing any contracts or having any work done.


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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.

Top 5 Scams

  • Credit Card Services

  • Computer Repairs

  • IRS Scam

  • Car Warranty

  • Government Imposter