The Department of Business Oversight provides information and resources on a variety of financial topics. The goal of the Department’s outreach efforts is to provide consumers like you, with tools essential to make smart financial decisions, as well as practical information to operate safely in the financial marketplace.

Our educational publications and other materials are designed to educate you about various financial products and services, as well as alert you to current and emerging financial scams.

We encourage you to visit this section to explore the Department’s financial education materials that are designed to help you protect and stretch your hard-earned dollars. You will also be able to find local consumer education events where you can directly speak with a representative of the Department.

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Key Consumer Links

Consumer Call Center

Call the DBO’s Consumer Call Center if you need information about financial service providers licensed by the DBO, or for help filing a complaint. Call 916-327-7585 or toll-free at 1-866-275-2677.