Consumers can check for Internet scams on the scam alert page of the Federal Trade Commission website, reports the FTC. The Federal Bureau of Investigation co-runs the Internet Cri...
edit]. The Securities and Exchange Commission provides guidelines for avoiding
For information on the most common complaints and scams, see the annual
reports of the Internet Crime Complaint Center, or IC3, a partnership of the FBI
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