Skip to main content
Native American Communities banner

Scammers and dishonest businesses target people in every community, including in Native American communities. The information and free resources on this page will help you learn — and teach others — how to spot, avoid, and report frauds, scams, and bad business practices.

Below you'll find information on some common scams that impact Native American communities. To see the top frauds reported to the Federal Trade Commission in your area, go to


Avoiding and Reporting Scams

Free Resources to Share

You can help people learn about scams — whether you’re chatting with friends and family, sharing info on a social networking site, or taking resources to your local library. It’s easy to use and share these free resources from the FTC.