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How To Avoid a Government Impersonation Scam

Scammers pretend to be from government agencies like the FTC, Social Security Administration, and  IRS — or say they're calling about your Medicare benefits. Learn the signs and avoid the scam.
Consumer Alert

Scammers target loved ones of COVID-19 victims

Seena Gressin

Government imposters may have hit a new low with a scheme that targets the grieving survivors of people who died of COVID-19 by offering them help paying for their lo

Consumer Alert

Avoid scammers offering to pay your rent

Lisa Lake

If you’re facing eviction for any reason, there are organizations out there who can help you. But there are also fake “organizations” and “charities” who can hurt you.

Consumer Alert

Scams in between stimulus packages

Jennifer Leach

As we publish this post, a second stimulus package has not yet been finalized by Congress.