Avoiding Financial and Investment Scams Telephone Town Hall

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Eric Bustillo discussed investment and financial frauds and what to do if approached by scammers.
Mark Fetterhoff discussed scams being reported to the AARP Fraud Watch Network.
Eric Bustillo discussed how the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission fights fraud.

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AARP Mississippi hosted this Access Live event to help members identify frauds, specifically Government Impostor scams. The event featured Eric Bustillo, Director of the Miami Regional Office (MIRO) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ronda Goodin, AARP State Director for Communications, and Mark Fetterhoff, AARP Advisor. The experts explained what types of fraud are being reported and how to identify fraud schemes, including those that promise return on investments. There was also information about IRS scams, fraudulent unemployment claims, and the AARP Fraud Watch Network.