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United Way of Lancaster County
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides information, referral, advice, and assistance on consumer fraud. Provides assistance in filing complaints. Gives general advice on offers made regarding prizes from telephone and postcard organizations. Operates two websites that offer advice about phishing and fake checks:

Resource for people to:
- Educate themselves about the most common types of telemarketing ad Internet scams
- Learn more about specific problems such as telemarketing scams against the elderly, scams against businesses and counterfeit drugs
- Report suspected telemarketing or Internet fraud using the online fraud report form
Geographical AreaNationwide; Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
Intake ProcedureTelephone
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityNo limitations
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
Unable to plot address.
Contact's Phone 202-835-3323
Contact's Email
Main Phone 202-835-3323
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: National Consumers League
Affiliated Program:
This Service:
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Consumer Assistance and Protection (DD)
Consumer Complaints (DD-1500)
Consumer Fraud Reporting (FN-1700.1470)
Consumer Protection Agencies (DD-2100)
Contest/Sweepstakes/Lottery Complaints (DD-1500.1800)