Dec
04
2017

Holiday Consumer Safety Tips Webinar

2:00 pm EST

This webinar provided valuable consumer tips and best practices on how to be a smart consumer during the holiday season. In partnership with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the FCC’s Consumer and Government Affairs Bureau (CGB) hosted this webinar to address issues that impact consumers the most during this time of the year.

The free webinar provided consumer protection information on topics including: robocalls and spoofing; protecting your mobile device; public wi-fi security tips; privacy issues associated with using mobile devices and apps; and giving to charities.

FCC Participants

Diana Coho

Alma Hughes

Rebecca Lockhart

Celeste McCray

FTC Participant

Colleen Tressler

Additional Information

For additional information about the webinar, please contact Alma Hughes at Alma.Hughes@fcc.gov or 202-418-1680 and/or Rebecca Lockhart at Rebecca.Lockhart@fcc.gov or 202-418-2221. 

For information about the Federal Trade Commission's presentation or resources, please contact: 

Colleen Tressler, Senior Project Manager, Division of Consumer and Business Education (DCBE), Federal Trade Commission at CTRESSLER@ftc.gov.    

FCC Consumer Advisory

Consumers should to be on the lookout for scam callers during this holiday season. Read Advisory

FCC Video

FCC Chairman Pai shares tips for avoiding robocalls and spoofing. Watch video below:

FCC Resources

FTC Resources

Scam Alerts

Contact

Alma Hughes

Alma.Hughes@fcc.gov 

202-418-1680

Rebecca Lockhart

Rebecca.Lockhart@fcc.gov 202-418-2221