Consumer Concerns

  • Price Gouging

The Governor’s Emergency Proclamation on March 4 invoked HRS §127 A-30, relating to any prohibited increase in the selling price of commodities that are subject to the subject of the Proclamation, including medical supplies, medical protective measures, medications, vitamins, personal hygiene, paper or disposable cleaning products including paper towels, napkins, toilette paper, hand sanitizer, alcohol, hydrogen peroxide, cleaning supplies, etc.

For more information on prohibited price increases, including how and where to report them, click here

See Attorney General’s March 25, 2020 Press Release on Price Gouging.

  • Scams

Attorney General’s Consumer Alert: Avoid COVID-19 Scams.