What is the mailing address for the Federal Trade Commission?

Bureau of Competition: Contact Information

E-Mail: [email protected]
Regular Mail: Office of Policy and Coordination Room CC-5422 Bureau of Competition Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W. Washington, D.C. 20580
Telephone: (202) 326-3300

How do I contact the Federal Trade Commission?

The Federal Trade Commission works to promote competition, and protect and educate consumers. You can learn more about consumer topics and file a fraud report online or by calling 1-877-FTC-HELP (382-4357).

Where is FTC headquarters located?

Washington, D.C., United States
Federal Trade Commission/Headquarters

How do I write a letter to the Federal Trade Commission?

Information To Include in Your Letter

  1. Give the basics.
  2. Tell your story.
  3. Tell the company how you want to resolve the problem.
  4. Be reasonable.
  5. File your complaint.
  6. Your Address.
  7. Your City, State, Zip Code. [Your email address, if sending by email]
  8. Date.

Does filing a complaint with the FTC do anything?

The FTC cannot resolve individual complaints, but it can provide information about what steps to take. The FTC says that complaints can help it and its law enforcement partners detect patterns of fraud and abuse, which may lead to investigations and stopping unfair business practices.

What is a trade commission?

Trade commission: Also called a stock trading fee, this is a brokerage fee that is charged when you buy or sell stocks. You may also pay commissions or fees for buying and selling other investments, like options or exchange-traded funds.

How do you file a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission?

To file a complaint, just go to ftc.gov/complaint, and answer the questions. Or call That’s all there is to it. If you’ve been ripped off or scammed, complain to the Federal Trade Commission.

How do I check my FTC complaint status?

How can I check the status of my request? If you submitted your request through the FTC’s Public Access Link, or PAL, click here. Or you could email us at [email protected] .

What is the format of a letter of complaint?

When writing a complaint letter you should: describe your problem and the outcome you want. include key dates, such as when you purchased the goods or services and when the problem occurred. identify what action you’ve already taken to fix the problem and what you will do if you and the seller cannot resolve the …

Does the FTC actually do anything?

First, the FTC does not open cases for individual consumer complaints. When the FTC acts, it is doing so on behalf of the general public. The FTC takes action when there are lots of complaints about a company. Second, the FTC does bring enforcement actions against companies based in part on consumer complaints.

Are FTC complaints Anonymous?

A complainant may request that the OIG keep the complainant’s identity confidential. In addition, individuals also have the option to file complaints anonymously; however filing an anonymous complaint makes it more challenging for the OIG to respond to the complaint.

How do I not pay a broker fee?

Simply tell the broker you refuse to pay the fee and if you are a good customer many brokers will agree to waive it. If they won’t waive it, you can often call your auto insurance company directly and they will take the change or payment with no broker fee at all.