Consumer Issues Program Presentation
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Consumer Issues Program Presentation

NYS Attorney General Presentations

On the 2nd Thursday of each month, the Assistant Attorney General meets with interested consumers at the Cooperative Extension Education Center, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca, New York from 11:00am until 1:00pm. The program starts at 11:00am with a one-hour presentation on a consumer topic (listed below), and is then followed with an opportunity for local consumers to discuss their individual problem with the Assistant Attorney General. Consumers wishing an individual consultation should arrive by 12:30pm.

This program is free and open to the public. No appointment is needed. For more information about this program with the NYS Attorney General's Office or other consumer issues, call the Consumer Helpline at 272-2292 between 11:00am and 3:00pm weekdays.

Presentations are taped and can be viewed by Time-Warner Cable subscribers on Channel 15 on Mondays at 7:00am, 1:00pm, and 7:00pm.  Programs are also posted online, with links below.

Schedule of Topics

Consumer Credit Issues

January 12, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in February)

* Watch video of this program held in January, 2016.

Scams Targeting Senior Citizens

February 9, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in March)

*Watch video of this program held in February, 2014.

Overview of the Ins & Outs of Insurances

March 9, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in April)

* Watch video of this program held in March, 2016.

Home Improvement Scams

April 13, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in May)

* Watch video of this program held on April, 2016

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

May 11, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in June)

*Watch video of this program held on May, 2016.

Being a Wise Consumer in the Utility Market

June 9, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in July)

* Watch video of this program held on June, 2016.

Update on Consumer Frauds & Scams

July 13, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in August)

* Watch video of this program held in July, 2016.

Avoiding & Resolving Problems with Car Purchases and Repairs

August 10, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in September)

* Watch video of this program held in August, 2016.

Tenant/Landlord Rights & Responsibilities

September 14, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in October)

* Watch video of this program held in September, 2016.

Consumers Rights & Responsibilities in the Marketplace

October 12, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in November)

* Watch video of this program held on October, 2016

Charitable Giving Update

November 9, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in December)

* Watch video of Charitable Giving Update recorded on November, 2016.

Avoiding Consumer Problems on the Internet

December 14, 2017 (rebroadcast on Public Access Channel 15 on Mondays in January)

* Watch video of this program held on December, 2016.



Last updated December 23, 2016