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This Week's 

Fraud Prevention Tips

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Helpful Videos

08/07/2023

Anyone can be a victim of fraud. Anyone.

 

 

Do not be embarrassed.

 

Report it.

03/03/2023

Elder Financial Exploitation by People in a Position of Trust

is often un-noticed or un-reported for a long period of time.

 

The suspects use predatory behavior.

 

Isolation is the first step.

This is usually followed by manipulation or intimidation/fear tactics.

 

Look for these predatory behaviors. Ask about these red flags.    And report it if you see it. 

01/02/2023 

Most scams contain the same elements.

 

When you get that call/email/text, look for these scam elements:

 

 

Urgency, Ask, Consequences, Trusted (UACT):

 

1. A sense of urgency

2. An ask for money or information

3. A consequence for not giving money/information

4. It will appear to come from a trusted source

Taking the time to look for these scam elements can help you avoid becoming a victim.

2023 Aging Made Easier Conference

Awareness to Action with Joan Marlow

 

National Crime Victims' Rights  

 

Proclamation Read

 - Elder Fraud was Added to the Proclamation -

 

2023 City of Maricopa City Council 

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