Links to Consumer Resources
Pinellas County Consumer Protection
14250 49th St., N. Suite 1000; Rm 2
Clearwater, FL 33762
Search the complaint history of a business or file a consumer complaint.
Better Business Bureau
Review business reports and information on charities.
Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board (PCCLB)
Verify that home improvement contractors are licensed to operate in Pinellas County.
Department of State Division of Corporations
Search corporation records and fictitious names registrations.
Department of Financial Services
- Office of Insurance Regulation
- Office of Financial Regulation
Search license information on insurance companies and insurance agents.
Search information on mortgage brokers and other finance related licenses.
Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
Division of Consumer Services
Regulatory responsibility for Business Opportunities, Motor Vehicle Repair Shops, Charitable Organizations, Florida Do Not Call Program, Dance Studios, Pawnbrokers, Health Studios, Sellers of Travel, Intrastate Movers, Sweepstakes/Game Promotions and Telemarketing.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Federal consumer information and enforcement. Consumer publications available online.
Reduce telemarketing calls by signing up for the National Do Not Call Registry.
Do Not Call
Order free annual credit report from each of the three nationwide consumer credit reporting companies.
Annual Credit Report
Resources and information on Identity Theft.
Interactive information to help you secure your computer, guard against Internet fraud, and protect your personal information.
“OPT-OUT” of receiving pre-screened credit card offers in the mail.
Florida Department of Corrections
Information on felony offenders in prison and on probation.
Dept. of Corrections
Pinellas My Neighborhoods
Residents can look up information on community resources and crime in their neighborhood.