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CoA Scam of the Month: Protect Yourself Against Cashier’s Check Fraud

Posted on 02/4/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Advocacy | Money & Work Every month, the Council on Aging of Greater Nashville publishes a “Scam of the Month.” The February edition gives tips on protecting yourself against cashier’s check fraud: Online auction sites are becoming a popular way for seniors to buy and sell collectibles and jewelry.  The cashier’s check fee fraud shows that some internet auction transactions are not always safe.  This fraud can be somewhat confusing, which is probably one of the reasons it is successful. Here is an example of …