Consumer References with Links to Other Agencies

Buffalo New York State Attorney General’s Consumer Fraud, (716)853-8400

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 1(855)411-2372

Credit Reporting Agencies:

Department of Social Security, 1(800)772-1213

Do Not Call Registry, 1 (888)382-1222 TTY 1 (866)290-4236

Federal Bureau of Investigation, (716)856-7800

Federal Communication Commission, 1(888)225-5322

Federal Trade Commission, 1(877)382-4357

FoodSafety.gov, 1(888)674-6854

Identity Theft Hotline, 1(877)438-4338

Internal Revenue Service, 1(800)-829-1040

New York State Department of Financial Services, 1(800)342-3736

  • Bank related questions – 1(877)226-5697
  • Insurance related questions – 1(800)342-3736

New York State Department of Human Rights, 1(888)392-3644

New York State Department of Labor: (518)457-9000, (888)4-NYSDOL (888-469-7365)

New York State Department of Taxation: (518)457-5181

United States Postal Inspectors, 1(877)876-2455

Upstate New York Better Business Bureau, 1(800)828-5000