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Federal Trade Commission : protecting America's consumers / USA Social Security Administration.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: [Archived version].
  • Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Federal Trade Commission
  • Distributor: [Washington, D.C.] : Government Publishing Office, 2016-

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General Note: The content is made available by the U.S. Government Publishing Office in accordance with Title 44 of the US Code.
Digital collection: Federal Depository Library Program Web Archive.
Summary, etc.: The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is an independent agency of the United States government, established on September 26, 1914 by the Federal Trade Commission Act. Its principal mission is the promotion of consumer protection and the elimination and prevention of anticompetitive business practices, such as coercive monopoly. The official web site covers tips & advice for consumers and business, information on federal consumer protection laws and federal antitrust laws, and FAQ pages for related information.
Source of Description Note: Description based on: archived web page captured May 17, 2016; title from title screen (viewed June 3, 2016).
Subject: United States. Federal Trade Commission.
Trade regulation > United States.
Competition, Unfair > United States > Prevention.
Consumer protection > United States.

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