Money Milestones – Top Holiday Scams

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The guests listed some of the current holiday scams in circulation.
I get called with the Grandparent Scam; is there any way to get off the scammer's lists?
Caller said there was a warrant out for my arrest and they were going to suspend my Social Security. What do I do?

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AARP Wyoming hosted this Access Live event to discuss holiday fraud and scams. Topics included: email scams, the grandparent scam, gift card scams, tour scams, and high winnings/lottery payout scams. Guests on the call were FBI Agent Charlie Jones and Tom Lacock and Seth Boffeli from AARP.  Several resources were given out to help prevent phone scams including: www.donotcall.gov, www.FTC.gov, and the AARP Fraud Watch telephone line at (877) 908-3360.