Published: June 4, 2020
Every day you hear of people getting scammed over the phone and we thought it would be useful to share this handy one-page guide that individuals could keep by the phone, on their refrigerator, or somewhere else for quick reference.
Published: May 22, 2020
Servicemembers often face consumer challenges that differ from those faced by their civilian counterparts, especially when it comes to identity theft. Here are some steps that can help servicemembers reduce the risk of identity theft.
Published: May 5, 2020
There is a new warning of online scams regarding masks. As this crisis continues, more and more older adults (actually everyone) will be targeted with fake offerings from scammers. Before you order from an unfamiliar online store, consider these tips to help avoid a scam.
Published: April 21, 2020
The Social Security Office of the Inspector General is warning the public about fraudulent letters threatening suspension of Social Security benefits due to COVID-19 or coronavirus-related office closures.
Published: April 13, 2020
There's a lot to worry about when it comes to the Coronavirus crisis, including the new ways scammers are using the economic impact payments (so-called "stimulus checks") to trick people.
Published: April 10, 2020
Older adults may be hard hit by the coronavirus and scammers prey on that. If you or someone you know must stay at home and needs help with errands, you'll want to know about this latest scam.