Scams & Fraud

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month – a great time to remind ourselves just how much of our lives happen online and what threats exist there.
Too Good to be True?
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Last minute travel deals are tempting. Learn what to look for to avoid being scammed.
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The tight housing market is fertile ground for rental scams. Learn the signs before you sign on the dotted line.
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One out of every three American veterans has had a scammer try and steal their benefits. Learn how to spot and stop these schemes.
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Learn ways to spot and stop scammers on social media.
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Summer is peak season for scammers to come knocking.
Shredding Documents for Security
Join us for a week's worth of free webinars, town halls, panel discussions and shred events!
To educate state residents about fraud aimed at older adults, AARP Maryland is promoting Protect Week, June 13–17, five days of programming timed to coincide with World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, on Wednesday, June 15.
Holiday Scams
AARP Maryland declared December 1 as "Fight Holiday Fraud Day" to highlight ways to help you stay safe this season.
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