Fairfax County Celebrates National Consumer Protection Week

During National Consumer Protection Week, Fairfax County Consumer Affairs will be hosting seminars and presentations around Fairfax County and the DC Metro area. Susan Jones, Branch Chief, explained, “National Consumer Protection Week is an opportunity for our agency to reach out to the community and spotlight consumer rights and responsibilities, steer consumers away from scams, and share the tools you can use to protect your credit and identity.”  Continue Reading >

FCC Help Center Provides a Powerful Tool for Consumers

The Federal Communications Commission this year launched a new Consumer Help Center to improve its process for engaging and informing consumers, helping you better protect yourself when you experience problems with communications technologies and services and helping us better serve you when you have a complaint Continue Reading >

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FTC Joins Forces with the Cleveland Consumer Action Network to Engage College Students during NCPW

The Federal Trade Commission is joining forces with the Cleveland Consumer Action Network (CCAN) to engage college students in the Cleveland, Ohio and surrounding areas during National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) on March 1-7.  

CCAN is a group of federal, state, and local agencies, community organizations, and advocates that focuses on important consumer issues and provides useful consumer resources and outreach opportunities.  The FTC’s Cleveland office is a member of CCAN. Continue Reading >

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