Every day con artists and scammers talk senior citizens out of their hard-earned money. They do it on the phone, through the mail, on television, and at the door. Sometimes these thieves are friends and family members.
Through this video you will learn to spot the most commonly used techniques to trick you out of your money. Then, you will learn how to protect yourself. And, if someone you know has been scammed, tell them not to be embarrassed but instead to be a hero by reporting this financial abuse to the proper agencies.
Presented by the Financial Abuse Specialist Team (FAST) of Ventura County, a program of
Conejo Valley Senior Concerns.
Made possible by a grant from the Archstone Foundation, Long Beach, California.
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