Scammers are taking advantage of fears and using the headlines surrounding the coronavirus to try to steal consumers’ money and personal information. Join us for a briefing on the latest scams and consumer issues during the pandemic. FTC staff will share information on false health claims, robocalls, stimulus check scams, debt and credit scams, and other concerns that you can share with your community and the clients you serve.
What You Will Learn
· What the top scams and consumer issues are that people face during the coronavirus pandemic
· How you can help people avoid coronavirus scams and where to report them
· Where to go for free resources and updates for the communities you serve
Kati Daffan, Assistant Director, Division of Marketing Practices, Federal Trade Commission
Patti Poss, Senior Attorney, Division of Marketing Practices, Federal Trade Commission