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Below are links to more sources of information regarding online financial security and safety.

FDIC Consumer Protection

Find resources from the FDIC to educate and protect consumers, revitalize communities, and promote compliance with the Community Reinvestment Act and fair lending laws.

Visit FDIC Consumer Protection

Federal Trade Commission

The FTC protects consumers by stopping unfair, deceptive or fraudulent practices in the marketplace.

Visit Federal Trade Commission

FREE Credit Reports. Federal law allows you to get a free copy of your credit report every 12 months from each credit reporting company, and ensure that the information on all of your credit reports are correct and up to date.


ID is the federal government’s one-stop resource for identity theft victims. The site provides streamlined checklists and sample letters to guide you through the recovery process.


Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)

APWG is the coalition unifying the global response to cybercrime across industry, government, and law-enforcement sectors through data exchange, research, and public awareness.

Visit APWG

National Fraud Information Center

A project of the National Consumers League that has helped millions of consumers avoid being victimized by fraud and scams.

Visit is the federal government’s website to help you be safe, secure and responsible online. The Federal Trade Commission manages, in partnership with multiple other federal agencies.