Consumer Forum for Alaskans.

WHAT:             Consumer Forum for Alaskans
WHEN:            Thursday, March 9, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
WHERE:          RCA East Hearing Room
                        701 West 8th Avenue, Suite 300 (ConocoPhillips South Tower)
                        Anchorage, AK 99501

In conjunction with the National Consumer Protection Week (March 5-11, 2017), the Regulatory Commission of Alaska (RCA), Alaska Attorney General's Office (AG) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) will host a consumer forum on dealing with frauds and scams on Thursday, March 9, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. 

The forum, which is free and open to the public, will provide information about how to avoid fraud and scams.    

  10:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.    Welcome
                               Grace Salazar, RCA Consumer Protection & Information Unit
                               Utility Bill Scam
  10:10 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.    Michelle Tabler, Alaska Regional Manager, BBB
                                           Top 10 Scams
  10:25 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Break
  10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.    Davyn Williams, Assistant Attorney General, AG
                                           Unfair and Deceptive Business Practices
  10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Q and A, wrap up

If you can RSVP, it will help presenters know how many handouts to provide.  To RSVP, please email

For more information, please contact Ms. Grace Salazar at (907) 276-6222, ext. 134, or via email at

Date Issued: 2/28/2017