Our Mission

The Bipartisan Congressional Task Force to Combat Identity Theft and Fraud is a group of dedicated legislators working towards commonsense solutions to protect all Americans from hackers, scammers, thieves and fraudsters. There is no quick fix to protecting ourselves from scammers and identity theft. However, this bipartisan task force seeks to examine the scope of fraud and how best to address it with a thorough and thoughtful approach. We are committed to fighting these criminals with solutions to increase personal security for all Americans and increase the penalties and punishments for scammers and ruthless thieves. Through our bipartisan task force’s efforts we can fight for meaningful solutions. 

Recently Reported Scams

Aug 20, 2017 Scam Database

Source: BBB

Scammers often target seniors by pretending to be representatives of insurance companies or healthcare companies. Recently, the Better Business Bureau is seeing a new twist on this classic con: calls from “Medicare” claiming to have your new back brace.

Aug 18, 2017 Scam Database

Source: WSBTV & The Better Business Bureau

As college is starting back up, the Better Business Bureau is warning students and parents or guardians of potential scams targeting them.

Aug 18, 2017 Scam Database

Source: CNET

Eye damage caused by viewing the solar eclipse — even briefly — through insufficiently protective glasses could last a lifetime.

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