Apartment for rent

Fraudsters are increasingly using fake listings to steal money and financial information from people who are on the hunt for great deals on long-term leases and short-term vacation rentals.

Child Support Awareness Month

OAG is rolling out a few special initiatives designed to give parents the tools they need to support their children.

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Most of these charities live up to fundraising promises, but a few attract donations by lying about the support they deliver. 

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A growing number of financial companies are mass-mailing checks to consumers across the country, making it easy for them to accept a high-interest loan just by signing the check.

Two DC Water employees

District residents should be on the lookout for scammers impersonating DC Water technicians. 

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Each student attending a D.C. Public School or D.C. Public Charter School who does not have a parent or guardian who lives in the District must pay , Frequently Asked Questions