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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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  • AG Schmidt: More than 1,000 Kansas students to receive loan forgiveness

    More than 1,000 Kansas students will receive more than $1 million in student loan forgiveness under the terms of a settlement reached with Education Management Corporation (EDMC), which operates 110 schools in 32 states and Canada, including Brown Mackie College in Salina and Lenexa, and The Art Institute in Kansas City, Kan.

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  • Consumer Corner: Watch out for charity scams during the holiday giving season

    The season of giving is upon us. Whether it is selecting the perfect gifts for your loved ones or supporting a favorite cause, the holiday season often has Kansans feeling particularly generous. Unfortunately, scammers also take advantage of this giving spirit by impersonating charitable causes.

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  • Scrap Metal Dealer Registration

    Application forms are now available for scrap metal dealers required to register with the attorney general's office under a new law passed earlier this year.

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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 and the Kansas Cemetery Corporation Act. 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.

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