Online resources

Visit these websites for further information and assistance to protect yourself or a loved one financially.

 
Federal Trade Commission
Agency dedicated to preventing consumer fraud ftc.gov or call toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357)
 
Fakechecks.org
Website sponsored by the American Bankers Association and the U.S. Postal Service
fakechecks.org
 
ScamBusters.org
Website dedicated to protecting consumers from scams
scambusters.org
 
United States Department of Justice
Government site with a focus on the Internet and telemarketing
justice.gov/criminal/fraud/
 
FDIC
Tips from the governmental agency that regulates U.S. banking
fdic.gov/consumers/theft
 
National Consumers League Fraud Center
Information and tips for avoiding fraud
fraud.org
 
Anti-Phishing Working Group
A global law enforcement association focused on eliminating fraud and identity theft
antiphishing.org
 
Comptroller of the Currency – Consumer Protection News
Federal agency dedicated to a safe banking system
occ.treas.gov/Consumer/phishing.htm
 
U.S. Postal Service Inspection
Collection of helpful tips and links
postalinspectors.uspis.gov