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FTC says scams will follow new COVID-19 rescue plan

The pandemic is still taking a toll on every kind of well-being we have. The new American Rescue Plan, just signed into law, gets the ball rolling to help out on many people’s financial well-being. Learn what scams you need to be on the lookout for.
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march madness

March Madness is back!

Hoops fans, rejoice! The greatest month-long spectacle in sports—March Madness—is returning soon. Find out which teams to keep your eye on and where to watch all the big games.
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Winter weather emergency tips from the FTC

Winter this year is turning out to have its own set of weather-related emergencies—and right now, all in the midst of a pandemic. Lots of us are really ready for the winter of 2021 to be over. But while we’re waiting, why not prepare (or see if you might already be prepared) for a weather-related emergency?
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Scam crop

FTC shares top frauds from 2020

2020 was a tough year. Between the pandemic and the economic crisis, we all had our hands full. And scammers didn’t take any time off either—people lost nearly $3.3 billion in fraud schemes. Find out what the top three scams were last year.
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Five easy Data Privacy Day tips

With today’s technology, keeping your private information safe can be quite a challenge. No matter what you do online, whether… more...
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Scam “US Trading Commission” website is not the FTC

It’s often said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but the FTCS is not flattered at all by… more...
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Five athleisure brands to check out in 2021

Athleisure has become a staple in our everyday lives for those of us living the work-at-home life. If your wardrobe needs a refresh in the comfy clothes department, then look no further than the five brands you should check out in 2021.
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online shopping

Shopping safely online during a pandemic

As the holiday season approaches, millions of consumers are considering a variety of options for shopping during these unprecedented times—including online, of course. With scams popping up everywhere, consumers must remember to take certain precautions to protect themselves. Get a helpful list of tips.
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How to recycle your electronics and more

America Recycles Day encourages all of us to consider the use of recycled products, and highlights how we can to be more mindful of what we consume. Get tips for how to be more green!
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Celebrating the Day of the Dead

Today is the Day of the Dead (el Día de los Muertos), a significant Mexican holiday where families welcome back… more...
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