educational and entertaining event offering information and advice
about current scams and schemes. Free, but registration is required.
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Two new Oregon rules open opportunities for Oregon businesses to
raise funds for new or expanding projects. The rules create exemptions
that allow businesses to raise money with reduced regulation while
ensuring investors are protected. Click
here for more information.
Debt Collection Scam
Ignore the call supposedly from the U.S. Treasury Department telling
you that they are collecting an outstanding debt for an unspecified
financial institution and will arrest you if you don't pay immediately
by credit card or a reloadable card - it's a scam. All collection
agencies doing business in Oregon must be registered. Check
here to verify.