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Protecting Yourself Against Consumer FraudAgent Exclusive. Source: Bob Flashman, Family Resource Management Specialist

Consumer Fraud: Don’t Be a Victim – FAM-RHF.118 - This low reading-level publication offers advice about how to protect yourself against a variety of recent scams. Includes a section on how to report potential scams and/or make complaints.

Let the Consumer Beware! A Guide to Fraud and Rip-Offs – FAM-RHF.116 - Describes some of today’s more prevalent consumer scams, including identity theft, Internet fraud, credit card fraud, and home repair scams. Shows the reader how to recognize potential scammers and to protect his or her money and other assets. Also offers advice about reporting a scam.