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Identity Theft/Investment Scams/Financial Fraud

Fighting Back Against Identity Theft http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/

One-stop resource to learn how to deter, detect and defend against identity theft.

FINRA BrokerCheck http://www.finra.org/Investors/ToolsCalculators/BrokerCheck/

Check the professional background of current and former FINRA-registered securities firms and brokers.

Investor.gov: Avoid Fraud http://investor.gov/investing-basics/avoiding-fraud

Tips from the SEC on avoiding scams.

Investor Protection http://www.finra.org/Investors/ProtectYourself/

The tools you need to be an informed investor and avoid problems in today's complex world of investing, from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).

Money Matters: Tips from the FTC http://ftc.gov/moneymatters

Get help weathering tough economic times and tackling money issues from the Federal Trade Commission.

OCC Fighting Identity Theft http://www.occ.gov/Consumer/idtheft.htm

Consumer protection information from the U.S. Treasury Department Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

OnGuardOnline.gov http://www.onguardonline.gov/

Practical tips from government and the technology industry sources to help protect yourself against Internet fraud.

Protect Yourself Online http://www.sec.gov/investor/pubs/onlinebrokerage.htm

Safeguard your money and personal information in online accounts.