Federal Trade Commission

Woman does not fall for phone scam

Anne Siacotos, 79, had a bad feeling when the person on the other end of the phone began asking for information such as her Social Security and checking account numbers. The hea ...

Be mindful of ‘granny scam’

Just want to share my experience with you. I got a call from someone posing as my granddaughter. She said, “Grandma, I’m calling to let you know that I rear-ended some ...

Cell phone numbers stay private

E-mails circulating that claim cellular telephone numbers will go public this month are false, according to the Federal Trade Commission. The commission, which is responsible for ...