Those Holiday ScamsThis time of year it's easy to let your guard down to be open to scams. Scammers are everywhere!
More Medicare ScamsElders are often fooled by the Caller ID. A Caller ID can be set up to display whatever name or phone number the scammers choose.
Medicare ScamsMedicare scams occur all year but during the open enrollment period, which started October 15 and runs through December 7th, they occur more often.
How To Recognize Scam Phone CallsOur elderly are so vulnerable when it comes to phone scams. Hanging up is their best defense.
Why Are Older Citizens Targeted For Scams?Those over age 65 make up only an eighth of the U.S. population but according to AARP are a third of all scam victims.
State Police Warn Of Scam Calls Soliciting Drug Prevention DonationsMassachusetts State Police are getting the word out about a telephone scam.
Scam Letters Targeting Businesses Who Don't Bother To Look CloselyScammers across the country are targeting businesses with a simple letter in the mail. In some cases, people are falling for it.
More Scams To Be Aware OfAnswer your phone, open your e-mails and the scams find you!
How To Spot Suspicious EmailsHere are some ways to spot a malicious email just in case your spam filter doesn't catch it.
More Ways To Protect Yourself From FraudAttorney General Healey’s office has joined the battle to protect against fraud and will be holding informational meetings around the state all week.
How To Avoid FraudIf you think you’ve found a good deal but you aren’t familiar with the company, check it out online using search words like “review,” “complaint,” or “scam.”
It’s National Consumer Protection Week!This is the beginning of National Consumers Protection Week, a national campaign to help consumers make better-informed decisions and avoid being scammed.