Holiday Scams



Full Event

Highlight Clips

Katie Harper speaks about holiday scams.
Jon Kessler shares how the FTC is protecting consumers from scams.
Katie Harper answers a question about purchasing items from Facebook ads.


AARP Ohio hosted this Access Live event to talk about holiday scams. The event featured Katie Harper, Outreach Coordinator of Consumer Protection with the Attorney General’s Office, and Jon Kessler, Issue Expert at the Federal Trade Commission. Together they shared important information and resources on how to spot and avoid fraud and scams and protect your personal information during the holiday season. Topics of discussion included shopping safely online, how to manage unsolicited phone calls, and the AARP Fraud Watch Network.