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The FTC will host its annual PrivacyCon on March 6 from 9:00am - 5:00pm ET. This event, which will be livestreamed on our site, brings together stakeholders to discuss the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security.
During National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW), consider organizing programs and doing outreach on consumer protection issues (such as avoiding scams, preventing identity theft, and reporting fraud) for people in your community.