Fraud Alerts

June 10, 2016: Patients Can Get Dinged in Phantom Billing Scam

En Español

Unsuspecting patients can lose valuable benefits when medical providers charge for unnecessary procedures. Read More...

May 27, 2016: Seniors Get Duped in Pigeon Drop Scam

En Español

Seniors should be wary of people claiming to have found large sums of cash and wanting to share in their sudden fortunes. Read More...

May 13, 2016: Thieves Target Cell Phone Users in Tech Support Scam

En Español

The next time you need a software update on your cell phone, make sure it’s legitimate. Read More...

April 22, 2016: Obituary Scams Target Grieving Families

En Español

Coping with a death is difficult enough and made even worse when criminals try to exploit a family member’s grief. Read More...

April 8, 2016: Deceptive Tactics Used in Real Estate Bankruptcy Scam

En Español

Unscrupulous real estate professionals are taking valuable land over the telephone from unsuspecting homeowners facing foreclosure. Read More...

March 25, 2016: Scam Could Spell Trouble For Seniors During Tax Season

En Español

With the annual tax filing deadline looming, seniors should be on guard for thieves posing as investigators from the Internal Revenue Service. Read More...

March 11, 2016: Get Educated About College Scholarship Scams

En Español

College-bound seniors and their parents need to be wary of organizations promising aid to help defray costs.  Read More...

February 26, 2016: Seniors Must be Vigilant in Auto Collision Scam

En Español

Older motorists should use caution if someone claims they were involved in an auto accident and demands money.  Read More...

February 12, 2016: Unlicensed Contractors Targeting Homeowners During El Niño Season

En Español

The weather phenomenon El Niño can do damage in more ways than one. Read More...

January 22, 2016: Don’t Compensate Crooks in Collection Agency Scam

En Español

Thieves posing as debt collectors are taking advantage of unsuspecting seniors. Read More...

Pages