Posted February 28, 20229:00 am
Legal Aid is participating in this special week-long campaign that encourages consumers nationwide to take full advantage of their consumer rights and make better-informed decisions.
In addition to Legal Aid, several local, state and federal agencies that offer consumer advice and assistance are participating in local events during National Consumer Protection Week, March 6 - March 12, 2022.
For this special week, Legal Aid is proud to partner with the Cleveland Consumer Action Network (CCAN) to provide free information and resources to the public in the Cleveland, Ohio. CCAN is a group of federal, state, and local agencies, community organizations, and advocates that focuses on important consumer issues and provides useful consumer resources and outreach opportunities.
Free events are planned throughout the week to serve the public:
Monday, March 7 - 5:00 p.m.
Channel 19 Scam Squad Phone Bank
Call the station during the nightly news for the Consumer Phone Bank
Tune in during the evening telecast to get the telephone numbers.
Hosted by The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland . Attorneys will be available in-person to listen to consumer-related and other civil issues and will then offer brief advice or referrals to useful resources. Consumers will be seen on a first-come, first-serve basis. Attorneys cannot give advice on criminal issues.
To find more 2022 National Consumer Protection Week events and resources, visit www.consumer.ftc.gov/features/national-consumer-protection-week.
Follow the FTC on social media for quick, shareable consumer tips all week long.