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Senior Fraud and Scams

3 Rules to Help Avoid IRS Scams This Tax Season

Don’t let fraudsters add to your filing stress

This article was originally posted on AARP

In the long list of Adult Things That Aren’t Fun, filing your taxes is pretty close to the top. Even worse is getting ripped off in a tax scam.

If you want to safeguard your money

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Caregiver Support Distant Caregiving

Security Breaches Put Seniors at Risk!

Bad guy “Fraudsters” target your senior loved ones everyday. Identity theft is rampant!

Add to this security breaches such as at Anthem and other financial/health care institutions put our elderly at even more risk of fraud and scams!

Usually credit monitoring is made available at no cost to the victims of the breach! Credit monitoring is only a temporary “band aid.”

The #1 prevention tool for preventing identity theft- and fraud- is a credit freeze.

Your credit score number is sold to you by marketing credit bureaus hoping to lend