Emergency Communications Tips

If you're in the path of Hurricane Michael, FCC and FEMA emergency communications tips can help you weather storm-related power and telecom outages.


Skip This IRS October Surprise

With the Oct. 15 filing deadline approaching for taxpayers who sought extensions last April, recent news reports indicate a spike in calls from scammers claiming to be with the IRS.


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 Channel Transition

Find out what channels are changing in your area, when the changes will occur and what you should do to ensure a smooth transition.

Interactive Map | Remember to Rescan | Consumer FAQs


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Getting Connected to Broadband

Broadband improves lives for people of all ages, from connecting far-flung family members and friends to providing easy online access to a virtual world of goods and services. The FCC provides information about how - and why - you can Get Connected.


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.