Franklin University’s Ross College of Business (RCOB) Presents “Consumer Scams,” A Consumer Protection Presentation

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Franklin University’s Ross College of Business (RCOB) is proud to present “Consumer Scams,” a consumer protection presentation featuring a speaker from the Ohio Attorney General's Office.

Franklin University’s Ross College of Business (RCOB) is proud to present “Consumer Scams,” a consumer protection presentation featuring a speaker from the Ohio Attorney General's Office. The consumer protection presentation will take place Tuesday, April 21, from 6-7 p.m. on Franklin’s Main Campus, downtown, in Phillips Hall, Room 220, 303 S. Grant.

Scams prey on all groups and communities. Learn how to identify a scam and what to do when you see one, as well as other important information to protect yourself by joining RCOB for this insightful presentation. Presentation attendees will learn:

    What is consumer protection?
    Top consumer complaints
    Economic Crimes Unit
    How to watch for scams
    Common scams
    Prizes/sweepstakes fraud
    Red flags of a scam
    How not to be a victim!
    How to be a sceptic!
    Handling unwanted phone calls
    Identity theft prevention tips
    Identify Theft Unit
    How to stay safe in cyberspace
    Handling consumer problems
    How to file a complaint with the Attorney General
    Informal dispute resolution
    Consumer rules to live by
    Consumer Resources

Event Details:
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
6 –7 p.m.
Phillips Hall, Room 220
S. Grant Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215

There is no charge to attend this program. Light refreshments will be provided by the Ross College of Business. For further information contact Dr. Charles Saunders at charles.saunders(AT)franklin.edu.

About Franklin University
Founded in 1902, Franklin University is one of the leading and most experienced educators of adult students. Annually, nearly 10,000 students attend Franklin, through its Main Campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio, three Central Ohio locations, regional locations in Beavercreek, Ohio and Indianapolis, as well as at five co-locations across Ohio, in addition to online. Franklin offers more than 40 undergraduate and graduate programs (including the new Social Sciences and Entrepreneurship Bachelor of Science programs) and graduates more than 1,500 students annually. The University's MBA program is offered internationally through agreements with institutions in Europe and the Middle East. Further information regarding Franklin University can be found at http://www.franklin.edu.

Franklin University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

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