State of Ohio Resources
Ohio State Attorney General: Features consumer
laws that affect everyday transactions, from buying a car to grocery shopping.
You can also check out a company and file a complaint.
Official state website: Links to all state of Ohio departments and services.
Public Utilities Commission: Helps consumers make informed utility decisions. Includes
"apples to apples" pricing charts.
U.S. Government Resources
U.S. Secret Service:
Federal Bureau of Investigations:
Consumer Product Safety Commission:
Federal Communications Commission:
Federal Trade Commission: Issues scam and fraud warnings; lists actions against
Food and Drug Administration: Lists food preparation requirements and food
The Consumer Information Center's free consumer-help books are now online, along
with links to many government agencies and industry programs..
Securities and Exchange Commission Complaint Center:
Housing and Urban Development: The best place to learn about buying a home.
Internal Revenue Service: Great help for small businesses with their taxes.
Consumer Info: A one-stop link to federal information resources covered in categories
such as Food, Health, Money and Transportation