Attorney General Josh Stein’s Consumer Protection experts protect North Carolina consumers. If you feel you have an unresolved concern with our college, and feel you must seek other assistance you may take action to file a complaint with the Attorney General’s office.

File a Complaint

You can file a complaint with Consumer Protection and they’ll work to resolve it. They respond to 20,000 consumer complaints each year. If they find a pattern of illegal business practices, they can enforce the law on behalf of all North Carolina consumers. While they can’t represent you in a private legal case, they may be able to help if you didn’t get what you paid for or were tricked into a bad deal.


If you think you’ve been the victim of a scam, or if you want to learn to be a smarter consumer, call Attorney General Josh Stein’s consumer hotline toll free within North Carolina at 1-877-5-NO-SCAM (1-877-566-7226) or (919) 716-6000.