FTC Data Spotlight: More scammers are demanding payment with gift cards

A new tactic that imposters and scammers are using is asking for payments with gift cards. a popular way for scammers to steal money from you. That’s because gift cards are like cash: if you buy a gift card and someone… 2123238649


Should I Stay or Should I Go…Into the Blended Retirement System?

For eligible military service members who haven’t already made their decision regarding whether to stay in the Legacy Retirement System or go into the new Blended Retirement System, the countdown to decide is on. Eligible service members who are still… Continue Reading


The Federal Trade Commission Raising Awareness about Charity Scams

Across the nation, regulators and charity officials are joining together to take part in the first International Charity Fraud Awareness Week. Learn how to make sure your money gets to where it will really make a difference. To check out… (703) 386-6965


New CalSavers Website and Program set to Make Retirement-Saving Easier

California State Treasurer John Chiang has announced the new CalSavers website will launch next month, November, 2018. With nearly half of middle-income workers in the state at risk of retiring into economic hardship, CalSavers will specifically address this personal savings… 562-791-5511


Consumer Alert: Fraudulent Wire and Electronic Fund Transfers

The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) issues a consumer alert about Fraudulent Wire and Electronic Fund Transfers Criminals and scammers are posing as legitimate companies and/or professionals to convince consumers with fraudulent instructions to divert funds electronically (money wires… (316) 631-6743