Report unsolicited emails to the Federal Trade Commission.
To report fraudulent activity to the Internet Crime Complaint Center, click here.
To report an unscrupulous business to the Better Business Bureau, click here.
To report suspected telemarketing or Internet fraud to the National Consumers League's Fraud Center, click here.
Fraud causes hundreds of millions of dollars in damage each year and affects just as many people.
Credit card fraud is the most common type of fraud to occur each year and cost its victims up to $500 million dollars in damages each year. Despite the frequent occurrence of this type of fraud, millions of credit card users are still unaware of how to protect themselves against this type of thievery.
No one is completely safe from being defrauded. But, by learning how to protect against fraud, you will be better equipped to prevent yourself from falling into a scam that could cost you everything. Taking the time to protect yourself can help to keep you safe.