In 2020 in the United States, consumers reported losing more than $3.3 billion dollars to fraud. These are just the reported consumer fraud losses.
There are countless scams that attempt to take money from the residents of Washtenaw County. These may include:
If you have experienced a scam or financial abuse in Washtenaw County, contact us to discuss your situation.
Other helpful government resources
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a federal agency that provides resources to help people make financial decisions.
The Department of Attorney General for the State of Michigan is a state agency that provides helpful information on consumer protection, including “16 Days of Scams.” A complete list of the Attorney General’s Consumer Alerts is available here.