National Consumer Protection Week

Looking to protect yourself from fraud, identity theft, and scams?

You came to the right place to learn about various consumer issues affecting us today. Watch the videos conducted during the 2021 NCPW Virtual Consumer Fair. Consumers can learn more about scams and how to avoid fraud from experts.

Click on the buttons below for the workshops you’d like to view

 

Keep Your Identity Safe  
Eva Velasquez, Identity Theft Resource Center
Learn what you can do to minimize your risk for identity theft.

 

 COVID-Related Scams 
Sheela Sharma, Office of Consumer Protection
Learn about COVID-related scams, how to avoid them, and how to receive support

 

 Medicare and You 
Volunteers, State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Learn about your Medicare benefits and how fraud affects your plan.

 

Mail Scams 
Brian Shaughnessy, US Postal Inspectors Service
Learn what to do and who to call ­about mail fraud.

 

National Consumer Protection Week has been celebrated since 2005 in Hawaii and across the nation. To get more information about our national partners, check out the Federal Trade Commission.

 

NCPW Virtual Consumer Fair flyer available for download as PDF