AARP Missouri Fraud Watch Network Springfield



Full Event

Highlight Clips

What are some different ways that identity theft can happen?
How do we know if our identity has been stolen?
How can you take control of a conversation when you are speaking with a con artist?


AARP Missouri held this event for its members to discuss how to protect against fraud and identity theft. Diane Hall, Associate State Director for AARP Missouri, shared about AARP's Fraud Watch Network program, a free resource for everyone. Hosts discussed some of the most popular frauds and scams occurring today, and explained the variety of ways identity theft can be perpetrated. Also discussed were tactics to keep a con-artist from obtaining information from someone over the phone, as well as other fraud prevention techniques in regards to credit card theft and computer hacking.