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Brian Buffini Interviews Nevada Attorney General Regarding COVID-19 Response

AG Aaron Ford Discusses Public-Private Partnerships to Help Consumers Avoid Scams, Obtain Housing Relief and Help Their Communities Recover

CARLSBAD, Calif. (May 21, 2020) — In the latest episode of “The Brian Buffini Show” podcast, real estate leader Brian Buffini interviews Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford to discuss how public and private, as well as, state and national entities have teamed up to assist consumers during the COVID-19 pandemic. They dive into what Ford’s office is doing to help people avoid scams, receive housing assistance and find more personal protective equipment (PPE) for frontline workers. This interview is part of a special series on “The Brian Buffini Show” podcast to bring listeners timely information about COVID-19 response direct from expert sources.  

During the interview, Ford shares how his office is working across statelines to not only protect consumers in Nevada, but also across the country. As many states do, the Nevada Attorney General’s office manages a toll-free 800 number and website where scams can be reported that target both individuals and businesses. Using the information gathered from these reports, Ford’s office is working with the US Attorney General, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), law enforcement and other appropriate agencies to develop a COVID-19 scam clearinghouse, of sorts, to protect citizens in his state and across the country.

Nevada Attorney General Ford says his office has sought out proactive ways to handle a potential increase of evictions and foreclosures. He references the historic $25 billion federal-state settlement that received the greenlight from 49 attorneys general across the United States and led to the creation of Home Again: Nevada Homeowner Relief Program. This free public service is one way consumers are able to understand their options when it comes to housing, a concept that Ford says will facilitate recovery today: “One of the lessons that we take away from the last crisis is that, although it will take time, we will recover.”

Buffini and Ford agree there is a great need for compassion as society adapts to a new normal. The two discuss the power of cultivating relationships between the government and private sector to benefit all who have been affected by the pandemic. Ford describes his relationships with private companies to assist frontline workers, shelters and individuals across Nevada. Brian Buffini shares how many professionals are also stepping up and becoming a voice of value, reminding listeners that “We need to be patient. We need to be kind. We’re all in this together.”

Before becoming the Nevada Attorney General, Ford served in the State Senate as the Majority Leader, Minority Leader and Assistant Majority Whip. He has held leadership roles on several legislative committees and was recognized as best Senate Freshman and Rookie of the Year by state publications. His law career began after his time teaching math in public high schools.


In 2016, The Brian Buffini Show podcast launched, rapidly reaching the No. 2 spot in the Apple Podcasts business category. The podcast brings Brian’s Irish wit, profound insights and his well-known guests to professionals and consumers around the world. Quickly approaching 10 million downloads, the show’s record-breaking listenership has secured it as one of the top business podcasts in the world.

What: “The Long Arm of the Law with Aaron Ford #219”

Who: Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford

Where: Hear the podcast and download a transcript at

When: AvailableThursday, May 21, 2020 @ 12:01 a.m. Pacific

Courtney Klepsch
Director of Marketing Content & Communication
Buffini & Company
(760) 827-2101 x2149

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About Buffini & Company

Buffini & Company is the largest coaching and training company in North America. Founded by real estate legend and master motivator Brian Buffini, the company provides a unique and highly-effective lead generation system. Buffini & Company’s comprehensive business coaching, training programs and cutting-edge content have helped more than 3 million professionals in 37 countries improve their business, increase net profit and enhance their quality of life. Buffini & Company is headquartered in Carlsbad, California. For more information, please email

About Brian Buffini

Brian Buffini, chairman and founder for Buffini & Company, was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, emigrated to San Diego, California in 1986, where he became the classic American rags-to-riches story. Discovering real estate, Brian quickly became one of the nation’s top real estate agents working a non-traditional methodology based on building long-term relationships with clients. Today, he travels the world sharing a message of encouragement about how to “live the good life.” His wit, wisdom and motivational style make him a dynamic speaker and podcast host, adept at helping people tap into their full potential and achieve their dreams. He is a New York Times, Amazon and Wall Street Journal best-selling author with his latest book, “The Emigrant Edge.” Learn more at

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