Beware of scammers using a government employee’s name
An imposter scam happens when a scammer tricks you by
claiming to be someone you trust.
The basics of fraud and scams
Scams are constantly changing. You can protect yourself by knowing what to look out for. Read more
Identity theft occurs when someone steals your personal information to commit fraud. No matter how much goes missing, you should take action. Read more
Fraud and scams can happen at any time and any place. It’s important to know the warning signs. Read more
Understand your situation
Know your rights
How to guides
Submit a complaint
You can submit a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission.
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