Celebrating National Consumer Protection Week
March 2, 2015
This week, March 1-7, 2015, the FCC is celebrating National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW),...
How Older Americans Can Stay Safe, Stay Healthy and Stay Connected
May 19, 2014
Why are many older Americans still hesitant to buy mobile phones, tablets or other devices, access...
Workshop for Older Americans: Stay Safe, Healthy and Connected
April 11, 2014
In recognition of Older Americans Month, the FCC's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau...
On Cyber Trick-or-T(h)reats
October 30, 2013
Last week, I started a public conversation on the importance of communication. This week I...
Cybersecurity Forum: Safeguarding Children and Families on the Internet
August 28, 2013
The Consumer Affairs and Outreach Division (CAOD) hosted a forum on November 12, 2013 in...
Online/Mobile Safety Tips for Summer Travel Twitter Chat
June 20, 2013
Join the Federal Communications Commission, STOP. THINK. CONNECT., the National Consumers...
Mobile Wallet Services Protection
March 12, 2014 (Updated)
Background Consumers are increasingly using their smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices...
March 15, 2013
Consumer Seminar: How The Internet Can Benefit Older Americans
National Consumer Protection Week
March 5, 2013
The FCC's Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau (CGB) strives to make life better for the...
FCC and Public-Private Partners Launch Smartphone Security Checker to Help Consumers Protect Mobile Devices This Holiday Season
December 17, 2012
More than 20 million Americans will unwrap a new mobile device this holiday season, but most...