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COVID-19 Frauds and Scams: Guide for Housing Counselors

Date Published: March 2021



Due to the COVID-19 national emergency, as well as other disasters and emergencies, scams and frauds are surfacing that target individuals in vulnerable situations. This guide will assist housing counselors in helping their clients cautiously navigate suspicious circumstances.

This guide, originally posted in September 2020, was updated in March 2021 to include additional information on vaccine-related scams and economic impact payments.

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