You can pay for that car or boat with an Amazon gift card! You’ve won a prize but you have to pay a fee to claim it! And there’s a new government program that will pay all of your monthly bills! These are just a few of the
scams targeting American consumers recently.
As we kick off
National Consumer Protection Week—a time to help people understand their rights—we highlight some of the
work our network organizations do to protect people from scams and educate them about good money management.