This important site lists some top scams against seniors.
THIS IS THE SITE FOR THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON AGING
Craigslist has published a list of scams that effect all ages.
Here are some Craigslist elderly scams to watch out for.
They recommend taking several precautionary measures such as deleting any suspicious
or unknown emails you may receive, shredding ALL papers that have your name, account
number, social security number (any identifying information) on them. If you receive
a suspicious phone call- HANG UP!
Protect Yourself - Learn from the Scam Squad (Part 2)
Sheriff's Auxiliary Volunteers, SAV, Scam Squad in Green Valley, AZ
Protect Yourself - Learn from the Scam Squad (Part 1)
It lists some top scams on Elderly
This is a Site for the National Council on Aging
How many of us have received the phony "Lottery Winner" email or telephone call?
"You have just won a lot of money in another country." They will ask you to send
money to process the prize and for taxes. There are no processing fees on prizes.
Protect Yourself - Learn from the Scam Squad (Part 3)
Older Americans are less likely to report a fraud because they don’t know who to
report it to, are too ashamed at having been scammed, or don’t know they have been