Georgia Watch and the Office of the Attorney General team up to protect military Servicemembers from financial harm

ATLANTA, November 10 – In advance of Veteran’s Day, Georgia Watch officially released the Georgia Military Consumer Protection Guide. In partnership with the Attorney General’s Office, Georgia Watch developed this comprehensive guide for military Servicemembers and their families. Georgia Watch organized …

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‘Mystery Shopper’ Study Finds Numerous Errors, Lack of Transparency and Arbitrary Fees for Paid Tax Prep Services in Atlanta

For Immediate Release For more information: Elise Blasingame (404) 205-6680 or eblasingame@georgiawatch.org April 5, 2016 – ATLANTA, GA – Today, Georgia Watch released preliminary results from a mystery shopper study that examined the paid tax preparation market in Southwest Atlanta. …

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Rep. Karla Drenner introduces legislation to protect Georgians from rising Plant Vogtle costs

ATLANTA, February 9, 2016 – State Representative Karla Drenner (D-Avondale Estates) yesterday introduced legislation that would make Georgia Power Company stop collecting the financing costs for its under-construction nuclear project until the two new units at Plant Voglte are producing …

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