National Consumer Protection Week is a time to help people understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money. It is about making people aware of the dangers of cyber crimes, identity theft and many other consumer-related scams.
Below are a few links to help assist you in understanding your rights as a consumer and tips to keep you protected year round.
Scam and fraud alerts to watch out for via The Federal Trade Commission
Tips on how to budget your money as well as resolving consumer problems via The Federal Trade Commission
Articles on help for identity theft victims and dealing with debt via Consumer Action
Information on cybersecurity awareness via The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
How to be a "savvy consumer" via Next Advisor
We hope you find these websites as helpful as we did!
Happy Consumer Protection Week from CNE.