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Identity Theft & Pandemic Scams

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Friday, April 9, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
2021-04-09 13:00:00 2021-04-09 14:00:00 America/Chicago Identity Theft & Pandemic Scams A representative from the Federal Trade Commission shares tips and techniques to avoid becoming a victim. Signup required. Tinley Park Public Library tplibrary@tplibrary.org
Description: 
A representative from the Federal Trade Commission shares tips and techniques to avoid becoming a victim. Signup required.

This program was recorded. Watch the recording now.

Learn about the FTC’s robust resources available for identifying, reporting, and recovering from Identity Theft and gain an overview COVID-related scams.

This is a virtual event—it will not be held at the library. Once registered, you will receive an email with the webinar link and password. No software is needed to access this presentation online. The event will be recorded and available on demand for a week after the initial date.
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Speaker: Matthew G. Schiltz is a Staff Attorney at the Federal Trade Commission’s Midwest Regional Office in Chicago, Illinois, where he investigates potentially deceptive and unfair business practices and litigates enforcement actions regarding consumer protection laws. Before joining the FTC, Matt was an Assistant Attorney General in the Consumer Fraud Bureau at the Office of the Illinois Attorney General and spent several years in private practice as an associate and partner at a Chicago-based law firm. Matt is a graduate of Grinnell College and the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law.

Room Name: 
Outreach Services Zoom Room
Event Type: 
Virtual Event
Consumer Information and Finance
Ages: 
Adult
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