Twitter Chats 2013

FTC Twitter Chats

The FTC hosts or participates in a variety of Twitter chats to immediately share news of interest and answer questions about the work the agency is doing to protect America’s consumers and ensure competition in the marketplace.

Check out the FTC's Events page for upcoming Twitter chats. We generally promote each chat on Twitter via the FTC's primary Twitter account @FTC, through the media, and email updates. The following is a list of transcripts of previous chats.

Topic Date Details Hashtag
Cyber Security October 2013 Staff participated in the National Cyber Security Awareness Month Twitter chat on cyber security. #ChatSTC
MCPD Identity Theft July 2013 Staff posted and answered questions about identity theft related to military members, veterans and their families. #MCPD
MCPD Auto Issues June 2013 Staff posted and answered auto-related questions for military members, veterans, and their families. #MCPD
Debt and Credit June 2013 Staff answered and posted questions related to debt and credit for servicemembers, veterans, and their families. #MCPD
Mobile Cramming April 2013 Staff answered questions about the agency’s first mobile cramming case. #FTCmobile
.com Disclosures March 2013 Staff answered questions on updates to guides on digital advertising disclosures. #AskFTC
Child ID Theft March 2013 FTC staff participated in a chat to share FTC resources on child identity theft. #ChatSTC
National Consumer Protection Week March 2013 GSA, CFPB and FTC answered consumer questions and shared educational resources. #NCPW
HTC February 2013 Staff discussed settlement with HTC America. #FTCpriv
Mobile Privacy February 2013 Staff discussed mobile privacy disclosures report and Path settlement. #FTCpriv
Data Privacy Day January 2013 Staff shared FTC educational resources in advance of Data Privacy Day 2013. #DPD13 & #ChatSTC