ON DEMAND: Scary Stories of Senior Scams

Class recorded August 1, 2021

This class will highlight common and top trending scams targeting seniors. We’ll discuss how to spot suspected fraud, and give tips on what to do and whom to contact if you find yourself – or a loved elder in your life – tangled in a scammer’s web of lies or manipulation.

Class covers:
• Common scams, old and new
• Signs of fraud and how to spot cheaters and tricksters
• Resources available for reporting and preventing scary scams
• Options for elders who may no longer be able to make financial decisions for themselves

Presented by:
Kathy Chew, Staff Attorney, Community Legal Aid SoCal (https://www.communitylegalsocal.org/)

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