Avoiding Frauds and Scams – Tips from AARP Kansas

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If people have been a victim of a scam or fraud, who should they talk to first?
How do I get a refund from an insurance company after overpaying?
What might be some reasons people don't always report they've been defrauded?

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AARP Kansas hosted this Access Live event in recognition of World Elder Abuse Day on June 15. The event featured special guest Attorney General Derek Schmidt who offered important information and resources on how to spot frauds and scams as well as how to prevent elder abuse. Callers inquired about reporting scams, threatening and unsolicited phone calls, and specific forms of fraud such as postal and contractor scams. AARP State Director Maren Turner also provided information about AARP’s Fraud Watch Network.