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Consumer Scams

Consumer Scams

If you’ve been the victim of a consumer scam or fraud, it is important to take prompt action to report the scam to the authorities and protect yourself from further harm.

If the scam involves your home or a mortgage, see our page about mortgages for further information.

What we can do: 

We can provide legal information and advice on how to report the scam, how to protect yourself from identity theft, and how to protect your bank accounts.  In limited situations, we may provide more extensive services.

How to get help:

Walk-in Intake

Community Legal Services
North Philadelphia Law Center

1410 West Erie Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19140
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9:00 am -12:00 pm

Philadelphia Legal Assistance
718 Arch Street, Suite 300N
Philadelphia, PA 19106-1535
Monday, Wednesday
9:00 am – 11:30 am

Phone Intake

Philadelphia Legal Assistance
215-981-3800
Tuesday, Thursday
9:30 am – 12:00 pm