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Fri, 08/02/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – You may be looking to save some money on back-to-school and other household needs by shopping during tax-free weekend August 2-4, 2019. The South Carolina Department of Consumer…

Tue, 07/30/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The numbers are in. For the calendar year of 2018, South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) received 3,748 complaints and saved/refunded consumers…

Mon, 07/29/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) wants to make consumers aware of the recent Equifax data breach settlement. Benefits from the settlement include free…

Mon, 05/20/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) announces their move to 293 Greystone Boulevard in Columbia. The agency office located on Devine Street will begin…

Tue, 05/07/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Dreher High School awarded the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) the 2018-2019 Business Partner of the Year. The awards are created and presented by the…

Tue, 04/23/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A possible new twist on an old type of Medicare scam is popping up around the state and the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is warning consumers to be on the…

Tue, 04/09/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), held March 4-8, was a huge success. During the week the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) focused on providing South…

Tue, 02/19/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Get your file boxes ready, because the South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) from March 4-9, 2019 with a…

Fri, 02/08/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is urging consumers to guard against tax-time identity theft. The tips below will help consumers protect their refund and…

Wed, 02/06/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) has released the first Homeowners Association (HOA) Complaint Report. Recent changes to state law require SCDCA to…

Wed, 01/09/2019

COLUMBIA, S.C. – It’s a new year which means many South Carolinians are motivated to get fit. The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is offering tips for consumers looking for a…

Mon, 12/31/2018

COLUMBIA, S.C. – A new year means new beginnings and the opportunity to improve! The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs (SCDCA) is encouraging South Carolina consumers to make a New…