Does It Sound Too Good To Be True?
(Source: Social Security Administration)
Have you heard the expression, “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is?” That is a good rule of thumb to spot a scam. Educating yourself is the best defense against fraud, identity theft, and scams. National Consumer Protection Week, sponsored by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), takes place March 5 to 11, 2017. It’s the perfect time to learn about and share ways to make informed choices and protect yourself. To learn more or to get involved, visit the FTC website. Continue reading