CONSUMER ALERT: The Regulatory Commission of Alaska (RCA) Consumer Protection & Information Section (CP) along with the American Banker's Association offer the following information for consumers:
2024 Consumer Awareness Observances

  • 1/29–2/2: Identity Theft Awareness Week
  • 2/6: National Safer Internet Day

  • 3/3–3/9: National Consumer Protection Week
  • 3/19: National Agriculture Day

April (Financial Literacy Month, National Fair Housing Month, National Social Security Month)

May (Military Appreciation Month, Older Americans Month)
  • 4/28-5/4: Small Business Week
  • 5/2: World Password Day

June (American Housing Month, National Internet Safety Month)

July (National Make a Difference to Children Month)
  • 7/28: National Parents’ Day

August (Back to School) 
  • 8/21: National Senior Citizens Day

September (College Savings Month, National Preparedness Month)
  • 9/8: National Grandparents Day

October (National Cyber Security Awareness Month, National Crime Prevention Month, Family Health Month)
  • 10/1: International Day of Older Persons
  • 10/2: Financial Planning Day
  • 10/7–10/11: Customer Service Week
  • 10/14-10/18: National Estate Planning Awareness Week
  • 10/17: Get Smart About Credit Day

November (Military Family Month, National Family Caregiver Month, National Scholarship Month)
  • 11/17-11/23: International Fraud Awareness Week

December (Identity Theft and Protection Awareness Month)

Date Issued: 3/5/2024