Billions of dollars are lost every year from financial scams and identity theft. Being aware of these scams and knowing how to protect yourself and understanding how to keep your information secure will help keep you financially safe.

This month we wanted to share resources that can help you understand your rights as a consumer and safeguard your identity.

You will find resources that you can use in and out of the classroom to help make this topic come relatable to you and your students.

For all the parents, we wanted to make sure you protect the identity of your minor child. You can find more information from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) here on how to protect the identity of your child.