AARP Wisconsin Access Live Event – 12/05/17



Full Event

Highlight Clips

How scammers use a sense of urgency to defraud people.
A participant's personal experience with phone scammers using local numbers..
Attorney General Brad Schimel advises that oftentimes scammers are someone the victim knows and trusts.


The Access Live event was hosted by AARP Wisconsin and featured the State Director of AARP Wisconsin, Sam Wilson. Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel joined the conversation as guest speaker. The topic was identity theft and fraud. They discussed changing laws to make things more difficult for criminals who specialize in this. Various types of scams were covered, such as phone number spoofing and the IRS, grandparent and holiday scams.