North Carolina Holiday Frauds & Scams Town Hall – 12/11/17




Full Event

Highlight Clips

Discussion on how scammers get your phone number.
Discussion on the ‘Do-Not-Call’ List.
Discussion on charities.


The Access Live event was hosted by AARP North Carolina with Doug Dickerson, North Carolina State Director. The event featured special guest speakers State Attorney General Josh Stein, Detective of Financial Crimes of Chatham County Mike Copeland, and NC Secretary of State Elaine Marshall. The topic of discussion was avoiding scams and identifying fraud. Fraud is a multi-billion-dollar industry, and this is rampant during the holidays. The hosts addressed and advised callers on common scams such as technology scams, charity scams, and the grandparent scam.