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Consumer Resources
If You Have a Consumer Complaint (Instructions for how to file a consumer complaint with the AG’s office)
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Online Consumer Complaint Form (Email complaint form, online form by county, or PDF)
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/consumer/complain.shtml
Office of the Attorney General
Buying A Used Car
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
ATM, Debit & Credit Cards
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Car Repairs
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Debt Collection
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Home Improvement
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Telephone Solicitation
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
The Texas Residential Construction Liability Act
www.jtexconsumerlaw.com/V7N1pdf/V7N1construction.pdf
The Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Electric Utility Information (general information for consumers regarding their electric utility service and issues they will face in the deregulated market)
http://www.powertochoose.org
Legal Hotline for Older Texans in cooperation with Texas Ratepayers’ Organization to Save Energy

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Family and Juvenile
OAG Child Support Program (Main Page)
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Child Support Program Frequently Asked Questions
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Parental Rights and Responsibilities
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Why Your Baby Needs A Legal Father
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Acknowledgement of Paternity
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Child Support Interactive (online application for child support)
https://childsupport.oag.state.tx.us/wps/portal/csi
Office of the Attorney General

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Health
Access to Health Care
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Family Health Services Information & Referral Line
(information for health care programs available to women and children)
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mch/default.shtm
Texas Dept. of Health

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Housing
Overview of Tenant Rights
http://www.oag.state.tx.us/
Office of the Attorney General
Eviction (explains tenant’s rights in the eviction process)
http://www.texaslawhelp.org/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans

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Life Planning
Alternatives to Guardianship Under Texas Law
http://www.texasguardianship.org/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Designation of Guardian In Advance (www.tlsc.org/legalhotline.asp)
http://www.texasguardianship.org/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Disposition of Remains
http://www.tlsc.org/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Durable Power of Attorney Act
http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/ES/htm/ES.752.htm
Texas Constitution and Statues
Guardianship Declaration Questionnaire
http://texasguardianship.org/guardianship-information/guardianship-basics/guardianship-qualification/
Texas Guardianship Association
Living Trust
http://www.peopleslawyer.net/legal-topics/wills-living-wills-powers-of-attorney.html
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
To Will Or Not To Will
http://www.texasbar.com/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans

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Public Benefits
STARS: The State of Texas Assistance and Referral System
(web site that allows Texans to take a self-screen for eligibility
for a number of means tested public benefits programs)
https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/wps/portal 
Texas Dept. of Human Services
Frequently Asked Questions: Food Stamp Program
https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/ssp/SSPHome/ssphome.jsp
Texas Health and Human Services
Facts About the Food Stamp Program
http://www.usda.gov
Food and Nutrition Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
Food Stamps (provides general information about the Food Stamp program and how to apply)
http://www.yourtexasbenefits.com 
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF): Frequently Asked Questions
http://texaslawhelp.org/issues/public-benefits/cash-assistance-tanf
Texas Health and Human Services
QMB and the Medicare Savings Program
http://www.medicare.gov/your-medicare-costs/help-paying-costs/medicare-savings-program/medicare-savings-programs.html
The Official U.S. Government Site for Medicare
SSI, Food Stamps, and Medicaid
http://www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/ssb/v67n4/67n4p71.html
U.S. Social Security Administration | Office of Retirement and Disability Policy

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Seniors
Health Care Rights of Older Texans
https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/elder/rights_down.shtml
Attorney General of Texas
Free and Low-Cost Prescription Drugs
http://seniorliving.about.com/od/healthnutrition/a/freemedication.htm
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Nursing Home Complaints
http://texaslawhelp.org/search?q=nursing+home+complaints
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
Social Security
http://texaslawhelp.org/search?q=social+security
Legal Hotline for Older Texans
TANF Benefits for Grandparents
http://www.texaslawhelp.org/documents/407371TANF%20for%20Grandparents.doc?stateabbrev=/TX/
Legal Hotline for Older Texans

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