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Unemployment Compensation Fraud

Fraud Prevention

Unemployment Compensation Fraud: How to identify scams and help protect against them Unemployment fraud is when someone applied for unemployment using your name. Because of widespread identity theft and unemployment fraud throughout Ohio, hundreds of thousands of Ohioans have been affected. There are many ways it can affect you: You may end up owing taxes… read more >>

No Scams Allowed During National Consumer Protection Week!

National Consumer Protection Week fraud government call

National Consumer Protection Week runs from February 28th through March 6th this year. This consumer education initiative was first launched by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in 1999 to focus attention on “Credit Fraud – Know the Rules, Use the Tools” and to help consumers protect themselves. Although consumers have become more educated in the 22 years since, those trying… read more >>