If you are interested in a career with us, you may want to learn about the different bureaus and offices within the FTC.
- The Bureau of Competition ensures that our markets are open and free.
- The Bureau of Consumer Protection prevents fraudulent, deceptive, and unfair business practices.
- The Bureau of Economics provides scientifically sound, data-driven analysis that informs antitrust, consumer protection, and business regulation policy.
- The Regional Offices further both the agency’s competition and consumer protection missions through a combination of enforcement and outreach.
We protect American consumers
The mission of the FTC is to prevent business practices that are anticompetitive or deceptive or unfair to consumers; to enhance informed consumer choice and public understanding of the competitive process; and to accomplish this without unduly burdening legitimate business activity. We are proud to serve the American public in pursuit of these goals.