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In Southern Piedmont/Charlotte, NC
@2 BBB Consumer Resource Guide

Important Telephone Numbers and Website Addresses
Updated 8/4/2010 

DO NOT CALL/SOLICIT - To remove your name from telemarketing mailing lists:

  • For pre-approved credit card applications:  Call 1-888-5-OPT-OUT (1-888-567-8688)
  • For telemarketing calls: Call 1-888-382-1222 or visit:  www.donotcall.com
  • For national advertising mailing & telemarketing lists, visit: www.dmaconsumer.org

CONSUMER ASSISTANCE AND COMPLAINTS

  • Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont: Call toll-free in N.C. and S.C. - 1-877-317-7236 or in Charlotte, call 704 927-8611 or visit www.bbb.org
  • Federal Trade Commission:  Call 1-877-382-4357 or visit www.ftc.gov
  • Legal Aid of North Carolina: Call 1-800-672-9304 or visit www.legalaidnc.org
  • Mecklenburg County Consumer Fraud Task Force: Call 704-927-8669 for Pre-recorded Scam Alerts or visit www.ConsumerTaskForce.org
  • North Carolina Consumer Protection Office: Call 1-877-566-7226 or visit www.ncdoj.com
  • North Carolina Department of Insurance: Call 1-800-546-5664 or visit www.ncdoi.com
  • North Carolina Secretary of State's Office: Call 1-800-688-4507 or visit www.sosnc.com
  • North Carolina Utilities Commission – 1-919-733-9277
  • North Carolina Commissioner of Banks – 1-888-384-3811 or visit: www.nccob.org
  • Transportation Rates Division: Call 1-919-733-7766 or visit www.pubstaff.commerce.state.nc.us
  • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission: Call 1-800-638-2772 or visit: www.cpsc.gov

MEDICARE/SOCIAL SECURITY INFORMATION

DEBT MANAGEMENT/CREDIT ISSUES

To get a copy of your credit report or to dispute information on your credit report, call or visit each of the three credit reporting bureaus.


NON-PROFITS/CHARITIES

  • Better Business Bureau of Southern Piedmont: Call toll-free in N.C. and S.C. - 1-877-317-7236 or in Charlotte, call 704 927-8611 or visit www.bbb.org
  • North Carolina Secretary of State's Office: Call 1-800-688-4507 or visit www.sosnc.com