Advertising, Lottery & Sweepstakes, Landlord/Tenant, Telemarketing

As a general guideline, it is good to be cautious of all advertising so that you can spot deceptive advertising. Watch for people promising deals or products that seem too good to be true, they usually are. Click here for more information.

Those guidelines extend for lottery, contest and sweepstakes scams that make outlandish claims. Bear in mind that legitimate lotteries, contests, sweepstakes have terms and conditions that include how to apply and they will notify you that you won by certified mail. Never wire money or send cash, you risk never seeing it again. Always ask for the alleged organization’s license number and licensing agency, because all legitimate lotteries, contests, and sweepstakes are registered and licensed.  Click here for more information.


In navigating the rights you have as a tenant or as a landlord, you should be well versed on the landlord tenant guide. Understanding this guide can help prevent and solve disputes between the landlord and the tenant.  Click here for more information.


To stop receiving unwanted telemarketing calls, you can sign up to be on the Wisconsin Do Not Call Registry. Click here for more information