AARP Fraud Watch Network Tele-town Hall

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Highlight Clips

Joseph Borg encourages members to always be skeptical of callers claiming they represent government agencies.
Joseph Borg answers questions about foreign currency scams and Bitcoin scams.
Joseph Borg and Jasmyne Crimiel answer a question about COVID-19 vaccine scams.

About

AARP Alabama held this Access Live event to update members on the latest fraud and scams targeting older adults. This event featured: Joseph Borg, Director of the Alabama Securities Commission; Jasmyne Crimiel, Deputy District Attorney in Montgomery, Alabama; and Tony Garrett, Executive Director of the Central Alabama Crime Stoppers. Together they provided important information on how to spot and avoid fraud and scams and addressed participant questions and concerns. Topics of discussion included contractor scams, Ponzi schemes, foreign currency scams, bitcoin, COVID-19 vaccine scams, and Amazon scams.