Best Ways to Avoid Scams

Recognizing these common signs of a scam could help you avoid falling for one. Four Signs That It’s a ScamWhat You Can Do to Avoid a ScamReport Scams to the FTC Four Signs That It’s a Scam 1. Scammers PRETEND to be from an organization you know. Scammers often pretend to be contacting you on … Continue reading Best Ways to Avoid Scams

All I Want for Christmas…is What I Ordered

by Carol Kando-Pineda AttorneyFTC, Division of Consumer & Business Education You’ve probably spent a good part of 2020 doing some online shopping. Now that the holidays are here, you definitely want to be sure you — or your friends and family — actually get what you ordered. On this 11th day of Consumer Protection, take … Continue reading All I Want for Christmas…is What I Ordered