Skip to main content

Event Description

Join the Federal Trade Commission for a free webinar to talk about fighting consumer fraud and identity theft in Illinois on March 22, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM CT

Learn about:

  • the top scams reported in Illinois
  • tips for identifying the latest scams
  • how to avoid and recover from identity theft
  • free resources to help your community

Speakers will include staff from the:

  • Federal Trade Commission
  • Illinois Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division
  • Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois
  • Consumer Practice Group at LAF (formerly the Legal Assistance Foundation of Chicago)

How to Join the Webinar

  1. Join the webinar online. The link will activate a few minutes before the webinar starts.
  2. To hear the webinar, you must call 1(800)-230-1092. Give the operator the webinar name: Fighting Consumer Fraud and Identity Theft in Illinois.

If you have trouble accessing the webinar, choose the option to run a temporary application. You also can download the presentation at