Beware of coronavirus-related scams
Scammers are taking advantage of the coronavirus pandemic to con people into giving up their money. During this time of uncertainty, knowing about possible scams is a good first step toward preventing them.
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
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You can submit a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission.