ICFO Archive: Seniors Grandparent Scams [Video]

Grandparent Scams

Older archive but a good history of Senior Grandparent Scams 

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‘Grandparent scams’ steal thousands from seniors http://money.cnn.com/2013/05/22/retirement/grandparent-scams/

“Grandparent scam” explained: What you need to know  http://www.cbsnews.com/news/grandparent-scam-explained-by-former-scammer-what-you-need-to-know/

Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them  http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/3-8-14-senior-scams-how-to-avoid/

These scammers are targeting your elderly parents  http://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/17/these-scammers-are-targeting-your-elderly-parents.html

The Grandparent Scam  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/09/the-grandparent-scam/?_r=0

Grandparent Scam FAQs Con Artists Exploit Family Ties, concern  http://grandparents.about.com/od/grandparentingissues/tp/Grandparent-Scam-Faqs.htm

How to Guard Against Common Scams That Target Seniors Hundreds of thousands of older Americans are victims of financial fraud and theft every year. http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2015/10/27/how-to-guard-against-common-scams-that-target-seniors

8 costly scams that target senior citizens  http://www.bankrate.com/finance/retirement/fraud-5-scams-aimed-at-the-elderly-1.aspx

Senior Scams to Watch Out For  https://justlikefamilyhomecare.wordpress.com/tag/elderly/

Phone scams target Gallatin Co. residents  http://www.nbcmontana.com/news/Phone-scams-target-Gallatin-Co-residents/39230626

State offers tips for senior investors to avoid scams  http://www.knoxnews.com/news/local/state-offers-tips-for-senior-investors-to-avoid-scams-2652a076-cb74-7d0a-e053-0100007f2e73-377155801.html

ALZHEIMER’S JOURNEY: Senior scams and how to spot them http://www.wickedlocal.com/article/20160430/NEWS/160439901

Can Elderly Scams be Prevented?  https://www.agingcare.com/Articles/prevent-elderly-becoming-scam-victims-138455.htm

AARP Foundation ElderWatch  http://www.aarp.org/aarp-foundation/our-work/income/elderwatch/

Top 10 Financial Scams Targeting Seniors  https://www.ncoa.org/economic-security/money-management/scams-security/top-10-scams-targeting-seniors/

Scam Jam offers senior citizens tips on securing savings, identity  http://republicanherald.com/news/scam-jam-offers-senior-citizens-tips-on-securing-savings-identity-1.2038850

Authorities warn of IRS phone scam  http://wbtw.com/2016/05/07/authorities-warn-of-irs-phone-scam/

U.S. customs seize $4,000 sent to scammers by duped Canadian senior http://windsorstar.com/news/local-news/u-s-customs-seize-4000-sent-to-scammers-by-duped-canadian-senior

Chatham County deputy saves woman $10,000 in phone scamin-cubar-fpnz/"> uggc://japa.pbz/2016/05/10/pungunz-pbhagl-qrchgl-fnirf-jbzna-10000-va-cubar-fpnz/

Scammers continue to call business owners and residents in Fortuna  http://www.krcrtv.com/north-coast-news/news/scammers-continue-to-call-business-owners-and-residents-in-fortuna/39464566

SCAM ALERT: ‘Sweetheart scams’ target lonely senior citizens  http://www.wgal.com/news/scam-alert-sweetheart-scams-target-lonely-senior-citizens/39518806

SAFE FROM SCAMS: LOTTERY SCAM TARGETS SENIOR CITIZENS  http://abc30.com/finance/safe-from-scams-lottery-scam-targets-senior-citizens/1336022/

‘GRANDPARENT SCAM’ RESURFACES IN COUNTY  http://www.examiner.org/news/64800-grandparent-scam-resurfaces-in-county

Consumer Protection Warns New Grandparent Scam May Target Families of LDS Church Missionaries  http://utahpolicy.com/index.php/features/featured-articles/9325-consumer-protection-warns-new-grandparent-scam-may-target-families-of-lds-church-missionaries

The Grandparent Scam Explained: What you need to know  http://www.grandparently.com/tools-and-tips/grandparent-scam-explained-need-know/

Grandparent Scams  http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/family-social-supports/seniors/financial-legal-matters/scams-and-fraud/grandparent-scams

GRANDPARENTS SCAM TELEPHONE CON ARTISTS TARGET SENIOR CITIZENS’ USING “DISTRESSED LOVED-ONE” TACTIC  http://www.michigan.gov/ag/0,4534,7-164-18156-205169–,00.html

Emergency or “Grandparent” Scam  http://www.rbc.com/privacysecurity/ca/alert-emergency-grandparent-scam.html

Consumer Protection warns Grandparent Scam targets families of LDS Church missionaries  https://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/2016/05/02/consumer-protection-warns-grandparent-scam-targets-families-of-lds-church-missionaries/#.V0Jns5F95aQ

ABA Warns Consumers of ‘Grandparent Scam’  http://bankingjournal.aba.com/2016/05/aba-warns-consumers-of-grandparent-scam/

Local seniors being targeted in “grandparent scam”  http://www.wibw.com/content/news/Local-seniors-being-targeted-in-grandparent-scam-377892111.html

Moak: Don’t fall for ‘Grandparent Scam’  http://www.clarionledger.com/story/money/personal-finance/consumerwatch/2016/05/08/bill-moak-do-not-fall-grandparent-scam/83982010/

Local retail worker saves elderly couple from pricey scam Police warn people to be vigilant of scam that purports to be the CRA  https://www.sudbury.com/police/local-retail-worker-saves-elderly-couple-from-pricey-scam-295148

Reminder: Common scams and distraction thefts  http://www.mysouthborough.com/2016/05/12/reminder-common-scams-and-distraction-thefts/

Government leaders, law enforcement fight back against senior scams  http://www.cbs8.com/story/31959938/city-officials-fighting-back-against-senior-scams

Workshops set to help seniors with financial scams  http://www.ormondbeachobserver.com/article/workshops-set-help-seniors-financial-scams

Beware of scammers in your neighborhood — Our View  http://www.thetowntalk.com/story/opinion/2016/05/15/beware-scammers-neighborhood-view/84346132/

Understanding Financial Elder Fraud  http://www.wilmingtonbiz.com/insights/adam__shay/understanding_financial_elder_fraud/1206

Scammer Target Victims and ask for iTunes Cards  http://wsav.com/2016/05/16/scammer-target-victims-and-ask-for-itunes-cards/

Can more be done to protect seniors from scams? http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2016/05/16/feds-protect-seniors-from-scams.html#

Authorities investigate twin job placement scams  http://www.hrdmag.com.sg/news/authorities-investigate-twin-job-placement-scams-216035.aspx

Local law enforcement and elderly build defense against scammers  http://wsls.com/2016/05/17/local-law-enforcement-and-elderly-build-defense-against-scammers/

AG’s office targets senior scams  http://www.thenewsstar.com/story/news/2016/05/17/ags-office-targets-senior-scams/84514388/

Scams flourish in Spring, police say  http://www.newswest9.com/story/31987708/spring-scams-rising

‘Geriatric Park’ the theme of 10th annual Scam and Fraud Expo  http://wthitv.com/2016/05/17/geriatric-park-the-theme-of-10th-annual-scam-and-fraud-expo/

Tech support scams gain sophistication, now using malware  http://www.scmagazine.com/tech-support-scams-gain-sophistication-now-using-malware/article/497010/

Scam Alert: When the IRS Calls, It’s Really a Crook A fast-spreading scam is claiming a number of victims.  https://www.thestreet.com/story/13575105/1/scam-alert-when-the-irs-calls-it-rsquo-s-really-a-crook.html

Seminar for seniors aims to take a bite out of scams  http://www.centralctcommunications.com/newbritainherald/article_8f84126c-1bd8-11e6-a9e6-d3604066a5d3.html

Rio Olympics 2016: Cybercriminals target sports fans with fake ticket scams and phishing attacks  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/rio-olympics-2016-cybercriminals-target-sports-fans-fake-ticket-scams-phishing-attacks-1560415

Senior Lifestyle Fair to focus on enriching lives, lessons in scam safety  http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/local/senior-lifestyle-fair-to-focus-on-enriching-lives-lessons-in/article_9a286d07-b5c2-5e47-9167-c001dcaca509.html

Tools, tips help older investors beat financial scams  http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/columnist/powell/2016/05/18/insurance-annuities-scams-seniors-older-investors-financial-fraud/80581132/

Dandenong North migrant avoids jail after admitting to unwittingly storing scammed money  http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/south-east/dandenong-north-migrant-avoids-jail-after-admitting-to-unwittingly-storing-scammed-money/news-story/fed732befe4be4020622d910098010a0

Beware of scams: Beat fraudsters by staying alert FRAUD has never been a greater menace than it is today, with Britons under constant siege from scammers. http://www.express.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/671417/Fraud-scam-mortgage-cold-calling-pension-bank-account-details-mobile-hacking

Dabba Trading Scam: SIT formed to conduct sustained investigations  http://www.nagpurtoday.in/dabba-trading-scam-sit-formed-to-conduct-sustained-investigations/05182025

Scam targets seniors using online dating sites: police  http://www.cambridgetimes.ca/news-story/6563424-scam-targets-seniors-using-online-dating-sites-police/

AG ANNOUNCES ‘SCAM ALERTS’ SERVICE TO PROTECT CONSUMERS  http://www.wtvq.com/2016/05/19/ag-announces-scam-alert-service-to-protect-consumers/

Senator Hannon Hosting Senior Scam Prevention Forum  https://www.longislandexchange.com/press-releases/senator-hannon-hosting-senior-scam-prevention-forum-2/

Mooroolbark targeted by scammers pretending to be cops to steal cash http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/outer-east/mooroolbark-targeted-by-scammers-pretending-to-be-cops-to-steal-cash/news-story/1d1f5ffccc484ee52cee5cf94d12539f

Nevada State Bank Offers Older Americans Five Tips to Avoid Lottery Scams in Recognition of May as “Older Americans Month”  http://www.nevadabusiness.com/2016/05/nevada-state-bank-offers-older-americans-five-tips-to-avoid-lottery-scams-in-recognition-of-may-as-older-americans-month/

Polar woman shreds check she fears is a scam  http://www.wsaw.com/content/news/Polar-woman-shreds-check-she-fears-is-a-scam-380061571.html

Watch out for Rio phishing scam!  http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Watch-out-for-Rio-phishing-scam/articleshow/52333371.cms

Why the elderly are prey for scammers and how to protect them Be on the lookout for scammers trying to drain the bank accounts of seniors  http://www.kansas.com/news/local/article78900332.html#storylink=cpy

Police call for vigilance after spate of bank card scams  http://www.stratford-herald.com/52663-police-call-for-vigilance-after-spate-of-bank-card-scams.html

Scams target families that want to help  http://www.southstrandnews.com/20160520/160529988/scams-target-families-that-want-to-help

Editorial: Know any seniors who need a financial lifeline? http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/editorials/20160520-editorial-do-you-know-any-seniors-who-could-use-financial-help.ece

Fake lottery wins and “magic pill” offer among online scams connected to Rio 2016 Olympics http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1037627/fake-lottery-wins-and-magic-pill-offer-among-online-scams-connected-to-rio-2016-olympics

MPD meeting on senior, summer safety  http://melrose.wickedlocal.com/article/20160521/NEWS/160529877

BBB’s Crain builds trust between businesses and consumers  http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/news/business/spotlight/article79106787.html

Senior citizens remain in the crosshairs of aggressive scammers  http://www.hutchnews.com/news/business/senior-citizens-remain-in-the-crosshairs-of-aggressive-scammers/article_04fe5cbe-c26c-5274-9112-bf4c9ce80771.html

The Dangers Of Door-To-Door Selling  http://www.huffingtonpost.in/padmaja-venket-ram/may-i-come-in_b_10000816.html

M’sians still giving away sensitive info  http://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2016/05/22/msians-still-giving-away-sensitive-info/

Seniors among most vulnerable to telemarketing scams, other fraud http://www.sunherald.com/living/article75434527.html

Scammers impersonate cyber security firms  http://www.acumin.co.uk/main/news/view/scammers-impersonate-cyber-security-firms/4331

Nevada State Bank Warns Older Americans About Grandparent Scam in Recognition of May as “Older Americans Month”  http://www.nevadabusiness.com/2016/05/nevada-state-bank-warns-older-americans-about-grandparent-scam-in-recognition-of-may-as-older-americans-month/

“Grandparent Scam” hits Dickinson County http://www.uppermichiganssource.com/content/news/Grandparent-Scam-hits-Dickinson-County-380049231.html

BBB: Seniors continuously in the crosshairs of scammers  http://cjonline.com/news/2016-05-22/bbb-seniors-continuously-crosshairs-scammers

Roxbury senior warns of tricky phone scam ‘Grandson’ is in jail in Mexico, caller claims  http://www.newjerseyhills.com/roxbury_register/news/roxbury-senior-warns-of-tricky-phone-scam/article_91c8ff6e-933c-5c79-af2f-a38541f6ac3f.html

Two arrests made in Ontario in $400K lottery scam  http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/two-arrests-made-in-ontario-in-400k-lottery-scam-1.2940226

When an Elderly Parent Has Been Scammed Children often find it difficult to stop fraud, or recover the money. But there are steps they can take.  http://www.wsj.com/articles/when-an-elderly-parent-has-been-scammed-1465783683

Henderson police warn of phone scams  http://www.reviewjournal.com/crime/henderson-police-warn-phone-scams

York Region senior couple scammed out of $600K; Brampton woman arrested  http://www.yorkregion.com/news-story/6722470-york-region-senior-couple-scammed-out-of-600k-brampton-woman-arrested/

Elderly woman scammed out of thousands in driveway con  http://www.fox2detroit.com/news/local-news/160193377-story

5 Ways to Stop Senior Citizen Scams  http://www.consumerreports.org/personal-finance/5-ways-to-stop-senior-citizen-scams/

Panelists warn of dangers of senior financial fraud  http://helenair.com/news/crime-and-courts/panelists-warn-of-dangers-of-senior-financial-fraud/article_18a43dc7-a6fe-5fff-b9f3-3f16c4898fe9.html

Column Look closely, seniors, there’s a financial scam in your future  http://www.latimes.com/business/lazarus/la-fi-lazarus-elder-abuse-20160617-snap-story.html

1st hotline in state to help seniors with scam problem http://www.registerstar.com/news/article_34a5e522-34e3-11e6-ab48-4fe0ca40ce1b.html

Medford Chief, County Sheriff Advise Seniors on Avoiding Scams  http://patch.com/massachusetts/medford/medford-chief-county-sheriff-advise-seniors-avoiding-scams-0

Authorities issue warning after Nash County home repair scam  http://wncn.com/2016/06/22/authorities-issue-warning-after-nash-county-home-repair-scam/

Senior citizens learn how to avoid scam artists  http://www.gcnews.com/news/2016-06-24/Community/Senior_citizens_learn_how_to_avoid_scam_artists.html

Berry: Tips on avoiding scams on seniors  http://www.yourhoustonnews.com/courier/news/berry-tips-on-avoiding-scams-on-seniors/article_2fc2c2e8-5e88-58a9-a36f-ec224d21cbb4.html

Police host senior scam seminar to address sophisticated fraud  http://www.beachmetro.com/2016/06/29/police-host-senior-scam-seminar-address-sophisticated-fraud/

Graham wants list of scam artists Congresswoman Gwen Graham filed the Senior Citizen Protection Act to target con artists preying on senior citizens.  http://www.tallahassee.com/story/news/politics/2016/06/28/graham-wants-list-scam-artists/86479892/

Iowans testify in Washington about scams against the elderly  http://www.radioiowa.com/2016/06/30/iowans-testify-in-washington-about-scams-against-the-elderly/

‘Grandparent scam’ gaining traction  http://www.enewscourier.com/news/local_news/grandparent-scam-gaining-traction/article_bf6c7a7e-3cb6-11e6-b501-1f003d248f85.html

KIDS AND MONEY: Beware the grandparent scam A midnight call telling of danger or injury to a loved one can prompt unwise acts  http://www.pe.com/articles/scam-807065-grandchild-money.html

How to Guard Against Common Scams That Target Seniors Hundreds of thousands of older Americans are victims of financial fraud and theft every year. http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2015/10/27/how-to-guard-against-common-scams-that-target-seniors

Top 10 Senior Scams and How to Avoid Them  http://www.aplaceformom.com/blog/3-8-14-senior-scams-how-to-avoid/

These scammers are targeting your elderly parents  http://www.cnbc.com/2015/02/17/these-scammers-are-targeting-your-elderly-parents.html

8 costly scams that target senior citizens  http://www.bankrate.com/finance/retirement/fraud-5-scams-aimed-at-the-elderly-1.aspx

Top 10 Financial Scams Targeting Seniors  https://www.ncoa.org/economic-security/money-management/scams-security/top-10-scams-targeting-seniors/

Milford Senior Center session teaches seniors about scams and avoiding them http://www.nhregister.com/general-news/20160629/milford-senior-center-session-teaches-seniors-about-scams-and-avoiding-them

Sheriff Lott says elderly man was scammed out of $100,000  http://wach.com/news/local/sheriff-lott-says-elderly-man-was-scammed-out-of-100000

OUR VIEW: Be eyes, ears for elderly to ward off scams http://www.uticaod.com/opinion/20160701/our-view-be-eyes-ears-for-elderly-to-ward-off-scams

Graham wants list of scam artists Congresswoman Gwen Graham filed the Senior Citizen Protection Act to target con artists preying on senior citizens. Top 10 Scams Targeting Seniors http://www.tallahassee.com/story/news/politics/2016/06/28/graham-wants-list-scam-artists/86479892/

Navarre senior avoids becoming grandparent phone scam victim http://navarrepress.com/local/navarre-senior-avoids-becoming-grandparent-phone-scam-victim/

Grandparent Phone Scam: Oklahoma Grandmother Targeted in Telephone Fraud Involving Granddaughter and Drunk Driving  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/brian-david-crane/grandparent-phone-scam-ok_b_10695934.html

Iowans testify in Washington about scams against the elderly http://www.radioiowa.com/2016/06/30/iowans-testify-in-washington-about-scams-against-the-elderly/

Grandparent Phone Scam: Oklahoma Grandmother Targeted in Telephone Fraud Involving Granddaughter and Drunk Driving  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/brian-david-crane/grandparent-phone-scam-ok_b_10695934.html

Richland County deputy recovers money after elderly man scammed out of $100K http://www.live5news.com/story/32350028/richland-county-deputy-recovers-money-after-elderly-man-scammed-out-of-100k

Elderly Gilbert couple’s money in limbo after scam involving iTunes gift cards http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/gilbert/2016/06/30/elderly-gilbert-couples-money-limbo-after-scam-involving-itunes-gift-cards/85778246/

Stories of fraud help guard against scams aimed at GV  http://www.gvnews.com/news/stories-of-fraud-help-guard-against-scams-aimed-at-gv/article_9812ec46-4090-11e6-bb60-7b9714ac1c08.html

Smart, but scammed: Con artist victims come from all walks of life http://www.straitstimes.com/lifestyle/smart-but-scammed

Grandparent scams on the rise in Ohio http://www.norwalkreflector.com/Legal/2016/07/03/Grandparent-scams-on-the-rise-in-Ohio

WWII veteran, 90, loses $40K in sweepstakes scam  http://www.wlwt.com/news/wwii-veteran-90-loses-40k-in-sweepstakes-scam/40388236

New rash of scams targeting senior citizens  http://www.northwestsignal.net/news/article_cedd587f-6354-5cf3-83b9-8cf18468b2c3.html

Police See Familiar Pattern in Scams Targeting Elderly Scams involving law enforcement impersonators are becoming more common; police will never ask people to pay fines and fees with gift cards.  http://patch.com/michigan/bloomfield-mi/police-see-familiar-pattern-scams-targeting-elderly

New twist on grandparent scam leaves Tampa family frightened  http://wfla.com/2016/07/08/new-twist-on-grandparent-scam-leaves-tampa-family-frightened/

Denham Springs Police offer info on combatting scammers http://www.livingstonparishnews.com/news/denham-springs-police-offer-info-on-combatting-scammers/article_319a2bd6-43c5-11e6-b60a-2bb4807a50b8.html

22 parcel fraud scam cases recorded in Terengganu Read More : http://www.nst.com.my/news/2016/07/157119/22-parcel-fraud-scam-cases-recorded-terengganu

Relatives of elders need to watch for new ‘friendships’  http://www.abqjournal.com/805045/relatives-of-elders-need-to-watch-for-new-friendships.html

Tell Mel: Beware of fake vacation reservations  http://www.news-press.com/story/news/2016/07/09/tell-mel-beware-fake-vacation-reservations/86862460/

SAFE FROM SCAMS: SWEEPSTAKES SCAMS THAT TARGET THE ELDERLY  http://abc30.com/society/safe-from-scams-sweepstakes-scams-that-target-the-elderly/1424001/

“Virtual Kidnapping” and “Grandparent Scams” up this month http://www.kristv.com/story/32418702/virtual-kidnapping-and-grandparent-scams-up-this-month

NJ gives seniors online antifraud toolkit  http://www.app.com/story/money/business/consumer/press-on-your-side/2016/07/13/anti-fraud-toolkit/87025670/

Police: SCAM ALERT: Don’t Fall For It – Grandparent & IRS Scam http://www.wrcbtv.com/story/32429313/police-scam-alert-dont-fall-for-it-grandparent-irs-scam

Elderly woman neglects, scams friend  http://www.kmtv.com/news/local-news/elderly-woman-neglects-scams-friend

Collins: Grandparent scams still targeting seniors  http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2016-07-15/collins-grandparent-scams-still-targeting-seniors

Elderly Couple Facing Eviction After Grandson Allegedly Scams Them Out of Their Home http://www.insideion.com/headlines/17550-elderly-couple-facing-eviction-after-grandson-allegedly-scams-them-out-of-their-home

Gold Coast elderly targeted by UnitingCare and ATO scammers http://www.goldcoastbulletin.com.au/news/sun-community/gold-coast-elderly-targeted-by-unitycare-and-ato-scammers/news-story/b52124a15e00ca34152b168238e3cf15

Scam tries to make grandparent think grandchild is hurt or in danger
Read more here:  http://www.macon.com/news/business/article90345732.html#storylink=cpy

Experts: Scams targeting the elderly a growing trend  http://www.recorder.com/Protecting-elderly-from-fraud-2977696

Scammers con $9,000 worth of iTunes gift cards out of two Worthington residents http://nbc4i.com/2016/07/20/scammers-con-9000-worth-of-itunes-gift-cards-out-of-two-worthington-residents/

Resident warns against ‘grandparent’ scam For most grandparents getting a call from a grandchild is wonderful. For Boonville resident June Davidson, it is no different. She loves hearing from her grandchildren, no matter when they call her. http://www.boonvilledailynews.com/news/20160720/resident-warns-against-grandparent-scam

Senior scams a constant issue A senior scam popped up recently. Concetta Perry, of Torrington received two phone calls this month that said her grandson was in jail and needed $9,000 to be released.  http://www.norwichbulletin.com/news/20160723/senior-scams-constant-issue

Edmond woman warns others of Facebook impersonation scam http://kfor.com/2016/07/23/edmond-woman-warn-others-of-facebook-impersonation-scam/

Sheriff: Watch out for door-to-door scams  http://www.dcourier.com/news/2016/jul/25/sheriff-watch-out-door-door-scams/

Top 10 scams targeting seniors  http://www.crossville-chronicle.com/news/lifestyles/top-scams-targeting-seniors/article_668677b6-529b-11e6-a354-0f0c7464450b.html

Fake sweepstakes scam elderly out of thousands  http://abc3340.com/news/fighting-for-you/fake-sweepstakes-scam-elderly-out-of-thousands

Elder abuse, scams targeting seniors topics for DA’s office rep at Plum Community Center http://triblive.com/news/neighborhoods/plum/10823730-74/abuse-senior-scams

Tech Support Scams  http://www.courierjournal.net/columnists/computer_skeptic/article_739517fc-528f-11e6-8c45-f35957bed5cd.html

MILLENNIALS MORE LIKELY TO FALL FOR SCAMS THAN SENIORS, BBB SAYS http://abc7chicago.com/business/bbb-millennials-more-likely-to-fall-for-scams-than-seniors/1444176/

Scam Costs Elderly Couple Almost One Million Pounds  http://www.piratefm.co.uk/news/latest-news/2049997/scam-costs-elderly-couple-almost-one-million-pounds/

Bank releases video on how to avoid being a victim of new cash machine scam ATM fraud has risen by one fifth since last year  http://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/bank-releases-video-on-how-to-avoid-being-a-victim-of-new-cash-machine-scam-34916141.html

Government wants to stop robocalls, except those from the government http://www.mcall.com/news/local/watchdog/mc-robocall-blocking-phone-companies-watchdog-20160727-column.html

Who’s most likely to fall victim to a scam? Not little old ladies, a new study says http://bringmethenews.com/2016/07/27/whos-most-likely-to-fall-victim-to-a-scam-not-little-old-ladies-a-new-study-says/

Elderly woman scammed into sending money overseas, SA  http://www.miragenews.com/elderly-woman-scammed-into-sending-money-overseas-sa/

World’s Biggest Scams You Need to Know [Infographic]  http://blog.pawnhero.ph/worlds-biggest-scams-you-need-to-know/

What Seniors (And Their Children) Need To Know About Tech Support Scams http://www.forbes.com/sites/nextavenue/2016/08/07/what-seniors-and-their-children-need-to-know-about-tech-support-scams/#739116812631

Seniors are becoming more scam-savvy  http://www.macon.com/news/business/article98641267.html

Thanks, for Reading “ICFO Archive: Seniors Grandparent Scams [Video]]”

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