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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.

  

Watch Out for 'Grandparent' Scams

Grandparents often have a difficult time saying no to their grandchildren, and con artists know it. Be on alert for scam callers impersonating family members in crisis.

 

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.