The following websites links and information describe how to avoid some of the most common scams that target older adults.
How to avoid telephone and email scams
The Better Business Bureau and FTC offer lists of things you should do if you suspect that a phone call is a scam. The following list is an abbreviated version. To learn about the most recent scams or browse scams by topic, visit: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/features/scam-alerts
How to avoid computer hackers
There are many things you can do to reduce the chance that a hacker will access your computer. The following 10 steps are a good place to start. To learn more about these steps and others, visit the following website: https://www.wikihow.com/Prevent-Hacking
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