Consumer Information

This section of the FTC website offers practical information on a variety of consumer topics. The information here can help you avoid rip-offs and exercise your consumer rights.

So read up! Education is the first line of defense against fraud and deception; it can help you make well-informed decisions before you spend your money.

To find FTC consumer publications on a specific topic, click on a category in the menu.

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Last Modified: Wednesday, February 18, 2009