We would like to recognize the 2022 FTC Scholarship recipients, Riley West and Raven Fairley! Each student received a $3,000 scholarship from FTC to help them pursue their educational goals. FTC’s scholarship program seeks to identify students like Riley and Raven, who display a combination of academic excellence, participation in student activities, and community involvement. [...]
Your @farmerstel email now has the protection of Two Factor Authentication, which provides greater security by requiring more than a password. Learn More
A few easy, actionable tips will help you stay cyber safe and protect your personal data and identity. Freshen up your online life by conducting a thorough cleaning of your cyber clutter. With preventing identity theft being a top safety concern for Americans, everyone should make “digital spring cleaning” an annual ritual to help [...]
The National Do Not Call Registry can drastically reduce the number of telemarketing calls you receive. Register online at www.donotcall.gov or call 888-382-1222. For TTY, call 866-290-4236. You must call from the telephone number you wish to register. The National Do Not Call Registry has been established to address unwelcome telemarketing calls. This registry applies to all telemarketers [...]
As we respond to COVID-19, we remain committed to keeping you connected. We have turned up free Internet Access Hotspots in communities throughout our area for the benefit of those in need during this crisis. Click to view locations.
Many of us have become very reliant on email over the years. It’s imperative that you have access to it when you need it and that you deny access to anyone who should not have it. Securing your email account is of utmost importance to FTC. Over the past few years, FTC has made major [...]
For illegal robocallers, the goal isn’t always getting you to answer. Sometimes, it’s getting you to call back. Your phone rings once, then stops. You check the phone and don’t recognize the number. Don’t call back! You could be the target of a one-ring scam. In this scenario, the scammer is trying to get you [...]
FTC is protecting you against international toll fraud! Beginning August 1, 2019, FTC will automatically block international calling for all customers who have not made an international call within the last six months. This will disable the ability of FTC customers, who do not routinely call internationally, to place an international call unless otherwise requested. [...]