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FTC | National Consumer Protection Week - July 15, 2014: MCPD Twitter Chat Happening Tomorrow; Visit the FTC's Booth at NCLR Conference

Military Consumer Protection Day partners to host Twitter chat Colleen Tressler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC To help celebrate the second annual MCPD, MilitarySaves, the Department of Defense, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission will host a town hall/Twitter chat at  2  p.m. EST, July 16 . To join the conversation, which is focused on identity theft and credit-related issues, submit questions using the hashtag  #MCPD2014 .  Read more > Visit the FTC at the NCLR Annual Conference in Los Angeles Cristina Miranda Consumer Education Specialist, FTC If you are near Los Angeles  July 19 – 22 , visit the FTC booth at the  National Council of La Raza (NCLR) annual conference ! I’ll be there, with other bilingual staffers, to answer your questions relating to  frauds  and scams , as well as how to  file a complaint .  Read more >

FTC | National Consumer Protection Week - May 06, 2014: Privacy Awareness Week 2014.

Privacy Awareness Week 2014 Guilherme Roschke Counsel for International Consumer Protection, Office of International Affairs, Federal Trade Commission Mobilize Your Privacy. That’s the timely theme for Privacy Awareness Week 2014, an initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Forum that began Sunday, May 4. Check out the  initiative’s website  for tips  that can help you protect your privacy when using mobile devices and  resources  to help spread the word in your community. Read more >

FTC | National Consumer Protection Week - April 1, 2014: Financial Literacy Month Starts! Check out these posts from partners

Newsletter content to explain campaign The  Team Remember when you made that promise to yourself to get a better handle on your finances this year? Well April is the perfect time to reassess your progress on your money goals as part of Financial Literacy Month.  Read more > Join AARP and FTC for anti-fraud webinar By Rosa Maymi Project Advisor, AARP Education & Outreach Every 2 seconds, someone’s identity is stolen. Are you next?  Read more >