Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: The FTC in Action

The Federal Trade Commission continues its work protecting consumers, providing guidance to businesses, and protecting competition in the marketplace throughout the pandemic. Staff are working remotely and events that are not postponed are being held via webcast.

For Consumers

Helping people spot and avoid the latest Coronavirus scams.

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For Businesses

Offering compliance guidance for companies and tips on protecting against scams targeting businesses.

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Updating the public on FTC law enforcement actions and fraud report data.

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Consumer advice in multiple languages, government information, promotional materials and more. View all resources

Four ways to stay ahead of Covid-19 certificate scammers

Four Ways to Stay Ahead of COVID-19 Vaccine Certificate Scammers

Right now, there are no plans to create a national COVID-19 vaccine verification app, certificate or passport.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Consumer Complaint Data

The FTC publishes updated coronavirus-related complaint data each weekday.

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