You can’t buy a high school diploma. But scammers make up fake online schools to trick you into paying for phony diplomas. Learn more.

In February 2016, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed charges against two companies for tricking people into paying for fake online high school diplomas. These scammers ran websites with names like Lincoln High School, Aberdeen Academy, Escuela Capital, and many others. But the phony diplomas they sold were worthless. Learn more about high school diploma scams.