Avoiding Financial and Investment Scams Town Hall



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Eric Bustillo, Regional Director of US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), defines the role of the SEC.
Mark Fetterhoff, AARP Senior Advisor, provides information about the Fraud Watch Network.
Mark Fetterhoff discusses the most commonly reported forms of fraud.


AARP hosted this Access Live event to discuss protecting yourself from financial and investment fraud. The event featured the Director of Miami Regional Office at U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Eric Bustillo and AARP Fraud Watch Network Senior Advisor, Mark Fetterhoff, who discussed how to identify distinct types of scams, Ponzi and pyramid schemes, and other tips on how to fight fraud. There was specific discussion about fraudulent sales, Senior Medicare Patrol, and investment education.