Fighting Illegal Robocalls

The FCC and FTC co-hosted a Joint Policy Forum highlighting the actions the agencies and others have taken to fight the scourge of illegal robocalls.


Phony IRS Scams

Don't be fooled by a spoofed number that appears to be from the IRS. Watch out for this perennial phone scam, which is especially prevalent during tax season.


Empowering Consumers

Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau Chief Patrick Webre discusses illegal robocalls, caller ID spoofing, bill cramming & more.


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.