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Protect Yourself and Others You Care About from Fraud and Scams

May 17, 2021
Protect Yourself and Others You Care About from Fraud and Scams

There are several steps you can take to protect yourself and others from fraud and scams.  Criminals and con artists use many scams to target unsuspecting people who have access to money. Consumer scams happen on the phone, through the mail, e-mail, or over th internet. They can occur in person, at home, or at a business.

 

Here are some tips to protect yourself from scams from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau:

 

Take a look at other Ask CFPB questions regarding financial scams – www.consumerfinance.gov or check the FTC’s website www.consumers.tc.gov to stay up-to-date on the most recent scams.

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