Social Security Phone Scams

If a call sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Beware of callers spoofing phone numbers to impersonate government agents. These scammers are after your money and personal information. 

  

Fake Jury Duty Shakedowns

Scammers - often using caller ID spoofing - are impersonating law officers and threatening unwary consumers with fines or jail unless they immediately make payment for "missing jury duty."

 

Consumer Guides

Avoid Bill SurprisesWhat is caller ID spoofing and how does it work? Get helpful tips about what you can do if you think you're being spoofed.

 
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TV Spectrum Auction FAQs

The post-auction transition plan for broadcast TV will minimize viewer inconvenience and confusion.

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Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau

The Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau develops and implements the FCC's consumer policies and serves as the agency's connection to the American consumer.