Scams & Fraud

These days, scammers are sophisticated. Join us for a free webinar where we’ll take a deeper look into the latest scams, how to avoid them and what to do if you’ve been targeted.
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AARP in Sioux Falls is helping South Dakota veterans protect themselves from identity theft and other fraud.
Learn about ways to protect yourself and your loved ones at our free, two-part webinar.
New laws that provide South Dakota residents with greater consumer protections—championed by AARP South Dakota and its volunteers at the state capitol—take effect July 1.
Learn about ways to avoid illegal robocalls and phone scams in this free, two-part webinar.
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As tax season wraps up, AARP South Dakota will host a series of free events across the state aimed at preventing identity theft.
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Every 2 seconds, someone’s identity is stolen. Helping South Dakotans fight back against fraud is a priority for AARP South Dakota and that's why this month we are hosting the third annual  Operation : Stop Scams Tour. As tax season comes to a close, join AARP volunteers at free fraud seminars and shredding events in communities across South Dakota.
Learn How to Avoid Their Scams at AARP’s Free, Two-Part Webinar
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As we enter the holiday season, once again it pays to be vigilant to avoid scams or slip-ups that could put a damper on your celebrations. Here are some of the ways you can keep your holidays happy:
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The AARP Fraud Watch Network was recently debriefed by the Office of the Acting Inspector General (OIG) of a new telephone scam that is becoming more prevalent by the day. Scammers are spoofing the Social Security Administration’s 1-800 number (which means they make it appears on your caller ID as if the actual federal agency is calling you) in order to get you to provide vital personal information.
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