Price Gouging Hotline Open In KY

Attorney General Andy Beshear opened Kentucky’s price gouging hotline this week.The move follows mass flooding across southern and eastern Kentucky, along with Governor Matt Bevin’s statewide emergency declaration.Kentucky state law says retailers and private citizens may not sell certain essential goods and services for more than ten percent above the normal price for fifteen days following a state of emergency.This includes food, fuel, housing and medical supplies.If you suspect price gouging in your area, you can call (888) 432-9257 or email Consumerprotection@ky.gov.




Source: MG News

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