Top Ten Consumer Complaints

Every spring, the Bureau of Consumer Protection issues its list of "To​p 10" complaints filed by consumers for the previous calendar year.

The "Top 10" consumer complaints during 2019 were:

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#Product / ServiceWritten Complaints
1 Telemarketing (Do Not Call)
4,244
2 Landlord/Tenant
1,128
3 ​Telecommunications686
​4 ​Home Improvement
​507
5
​Medical Services
​299
6 Identity Theft
228
​7 ​Motor Vehicle Repair
​196
8​Motor Vehicle Sales (Used & New)​
​141
​9
​Gas Pumps
​119
​10
Computers & Equipment
​102

Looking for a formatted version of the Top Ten list (complete with additional helpful information)? Download a copy of our free Top Ten Consumer Complaints of 2019 - Poster (8.5" x 11", color).

Previous Years

Top Ten Complaints of 2018 News Release

Top Ten Complaints of 2017 News Release

Top Ten Complaints of 2016 News Release

Contact

Consumer Protection Hotline

(800) 422-7128

DATCPHotline@wisconsin.gov