Frauds and Scams

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This area of the site contains information about consumer frauds, and what steps you should take to protect yourself.

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau was created in response to the economic crisis of 2008. Its primary responsibility is to protect consumers. If you are experiencing a problem with a consumer financial product, such as a credit card, mortgage, student loan, or a bank, the CFPB's website has resources and information to help. You may also lodge a complaint.

Frauds & Scams Information from Alaska Department of Law

The Consumer Protection Unit of the Alaska Department of Law has information on a variety of typical scams, including: Advance Fee Fraud, Fake Check Scams, Phishing, Pyramid Schemes, and Investment Scams.

Submit a complaint to the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau

Do you have a complaint about a financial product or consumer issue? You may submit your complaint to the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) about the following consumer issues: Mortgages; Debt collection; Credit reporting; Bank accounts or services; Credit cards; Money transfers; Payday loans; Student loans; Vehicle or other consumer loans.

Tips on Avoiding Being a Victim of Fraud

A solid list of "Red Flags" that can warn you of possible fraud.

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