Teletown hall: Fighting Fraud with the FBI

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Melissa Vanek shared how to report fraud.
Melissa Vanek answered a question about how scammers spoof phone numbers.
Melissa Vanek answered a question about how to freeze your credit when your information is stolen.

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AARP Alaska hosted this Access Live event to talk about the top scams impacting Alaskans. The event featured FBI Supervisory Special Agent Melissa Vanek, FBI Special Agent Chris Gonzales and Assistant US Attorney Ryan Tansey who provided important information on how to recognize and report fraud. There was discussion about technology and romance scams, caller ID spoofing, what to do if your information has been stolen, and being aware of government impersonation.