AARP Foundation Colorado

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How do I respond to requests for personal information over the phone?
What kind of information are scammers trying to obtain from me?
Can you discuss the "Can you hear me?" scam?

About

AARP Foundation Colorado hosted this live, interactive event to discuss with members how to identify scams and ways to protect oneself from fraud. Guest speakers on the call included Colorado Deputy Attorney General for Consumer Protection Alissa Gardenswartz and Program Manager for AARP Foundation Elder Watch Mark Fetterhoff. The hosts discussed how to identify scammers using different platforms, such as, mail, internet and phone calls. They also provided a basic understanding of how scams work and encouraged participants to report any scams they have encountered.