WBC Scams Targeting Small Business (WEBINAR) 10/27/20

Scams targeting small business: How to spot and avoid them.

As a small business owner, you have a lot on your mind. You can’t afford to lose time or money to scammers. In this webinar, you’ll hear from the Federal Trade Commission about common current scams that target small businesses, particularly in the times of the coronavirus. You’ll learn about scammers’ tactics and steps that you can take to protect your company from scams.

This facilitation will be by Rosario Méndez is senior member of the Division of Consumer and Business Education in the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Consumer Protection.

This webinar is co-sponsored by Women’s Business Center of Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. Women’s Business Center and Maryland Women’s Business Center.

The Women’s Business Center is funded at the Community Business Partnership through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
3:00 pm-4:00 pm

COST: $0




Please Note

Join us, virtually, for this informative session! A link will be sent to attendees 1-2 hours prior to the start of the workshop.

IMPORTANT: It is best viewed on a desktop, or screen larger than a smartphone (i.e. iPad, etc.).

Please log in on time for this webinar

Cancellation Policy

  • Participants whose checks are returned for insufficient funds will be charged a $35 fee.
  • Participants who have paid for a class and do not cancel at least 24 hours in advance, will forfeit their entire payment.
  • Participants wishing to receive a refund and have canceled in a timely manner will be charged a 10% administrative fee.


See our FAQs page or contact Sheina Waddell, Training Coordinator at (703) 768-1440 or email at sheina@cbponline.org

The Community Business Partnership is an equal opportunity service provider, lender, and employer.

Speaker: Rosario Méndez

Meet Rosario Méndez

“The CBP counselors and volunteers have been instrumental in helping me increase my knowledge and confidence in business ownership. Because of their guidance, I’ve been able to expand my practice and move into a larger facility with more employees.”

Debbie Allen, President, Premier Pediatric Therapy Source, Annandale, VA
Community Business Partnership of Springfield, VA