BEWARE: Scammers are still at work (recording)

Date:

October 2, 2021
Reading Time: < 1 minute

Date & Time: October 11, 2021, 12:00 – 1:00 pm CST (online)

Guest Speakers: Melinda Gardner, certified by the Texas Health Information Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP), has been a Benefits Counselor with the Area Agency on Aging of North Central Texas for over ten years. She works daily with older adults and their caregivers to help them understand Medicare, Social Security, and other benefits. She also assists the Better Business Bureau Education Foundation in educating individuals about frauds and scams.

Robert Obregon, Program Coordinator, Texas Senior Medicare Patrol of the Better Business Bureau Education Foundation

Description:

The pandemic has placed many of us in situations we never thought we would be in…isolation. This is the perfect environment for scammers to ‘work.’ We want to help you stay aware of various frauds and scams to reduce your chance of becoming a victim of scams. We will provide some recent scams and what you can do to protect yourself.

Download the presentation Listen to Recording Here

**Sponsored by the North Central Texas Caregiver Teleconnection**

Learn more about Caregiver Teleconnection’s free monthly calls by visiting their website or calling toll free: 866-390-6491.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Related Posts

Utility Scams to watch out for

Utility Scams to watch out for

Many electric, water, and natural gas customers throughout the country are being targeted by impostor utility scams. Scammers also take advantage of natural disasters and other disruptive scenarios when households are otherwise preoccupied. They target customers by...

read more
Protect Yourself from Social Security-related Scams

Protect Yourself from Social Security-related Scams

SCAM ALERT - The Social Security Administration will never threaten, scare, or pressure you to take an immediate action. If you receive a call, text, or email that... Threatens to suspend your Social Security number, even if they have part or all of your Social...

read more