Help members avoid fraud

on "February 21, 2017 10:47 am"

National Consumer Protection Week is March 5-11. Free resources are available from Federal Trade Commission

Looking to help your members protect themselves from fraud, identity theft, and scams?  Maybe you want to offer them tips on the best way to use credit, how to shop for a used car, or maximize their security online?

Sponsored by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, National Consumer Protection Week is a time to help people such as your members understand their consumer rights and make well-informed decisions about money. Visit the National Consumer Protection Week website to for ideas on planning an event for your credit union.

Consumer education materials and information from consumer protection experts are available at no charge. Here is one of several videos you can download from the web site.