Fraud Alert: Are You A Likely Target?

A newly released national survey by AARP highlights specific online behaviors that increase your likelihood of being victimized by fraud online, such as opening mail from unknown sources, signing up for free trial offers, and clicking on pop-up ads.

The report , “caught in the Scammers Net,” also found your likelihood of falling for scams online, in email or texts goes up if you feel isolated, are concerned about debt, have lost a job or experienced a negative change in your financial status.

Connie Thompson writes a full article here and you do not want to skip this one.


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