AARP Kentucky Tele-Town Hall on Holiday Scams

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LaDonna Koebel answered a question about why it's easy for scammers to take advantage of people.
LaDonna Koebel and Gary Adkins answered a question about how to stop robocalls.
LaDonna Koebel answered a question about how to tell which phone calls are legitimate.

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AARP Kentucky hosted this Access Live event to discuss holiday scams targeting senior citizens and provide tips for members to keep their identify safe from scammers. This event featured LaDonna Koebel, Executive Director of Senior Protection from the Office of Kentucky Attorney General and Gary Adkins, Army Veteran and Retired Felony Prosecutor in Kentucky. They provided tips to avoid romance scams, discussed indicators that data and money may not be safe, and gave advice on how to spot a scam. Participants asked questions regarding why it’s easy for scammers to take advantage of people, how to stop robocalls, and how to tell which phone calls are legitimate.