Do you know what the top ten scams are that are being used to take advantage of our elder citizens? Do you know how to protect yourself?

Do you know what the top ten scams are that are being used to take advantage of our elder citizens? Do you know how to protect yourself and your loved ones from falling victim to these predators? Do you know the Attorney General’s Five Warning signs of a scam? The True Link Report on Elder Financial Abuse 2015 reveals that seniors lose $36.48 billion each year to elder financial abuse.
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Here is a list of scams which target the elderly. Do you know which are in the top ten? Listen in to find out!!
Sweepstakes & lottery scams
The grandparent scam
Counterfeit prescription drugs
Funeral & cemetery scams
Fraudulent anti-aging products
Telemarketing
Medicare/health insurance fraud
Internet fraud
Investment schemes
Homeowner/reverse mortgage scams