The Bottom Line: 2013 top fraud complaints
Updated: Thursday, March 6 2014, 07:58 PM EST
ALBANY -- New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's Office is now out with its list of the top consumer complaints for 2013, specific to the Albany area:
1. Mail Order (including online orders): 328 complaints
2. Credit (debt collection): 219 complaints
3. Mortgages: 212 complaints
4. Home Improvement Contractors / Construction: 170 complaints
5. Services: 144 complaints
The AG's Office tells CBS 6's Dori Marlin, it has had a good success rate of resolving these complaints, and that's why it always encourages consumers to file one if they feel they've been victimized.
To file a complaint with the AG's office, click here.