Scams & Fraud

1200x675_twitter_financial.jpg
The biggest shopping season of the year is, unfortunately, also the biggest scamming season. Criminals are out in force during the holidays trying to steal your money and personal information. Learn about ways to help protect you and your loved ones.
FB_1200x1200.jpg
If you’ve been the victim of a scam and don’t know where to turn, we’re here to help! Volunteers from our Fraud Watch Network Helpline will be standing by to talk to you live during our first-ever, online “Fraudcast” – a special event we’ve planned just for you!
1200x1200_facebook_medicare_scams.jpg
Learn about ways to protect yourself and your loved ones at our free, two-part webinar.
1200x1200_facebook_fraud_robocalls_phone_scams[3]
Learn about ways to avoid illegal robocalls and phone scams in this free, two-part webinar.
1200x600_tw_safe-from-scammers
Learn How to Avoid Their Scams at AARP’s Free, Two-Part Webinar
AARP_32638_Fraud_Webinar_ads_social_v1-1200x1200-fb1
Sign Up for Our Free Webinar on Avoiding Seasonal Fraud
fb_1200x1200_fraud
Join our series of online Q&A sessions to learn how to avoid them.
300-fraud-watch-RPlogo-w-btn.imgcache.rev1393872450706
As rebuilding continues in the hurricane-battered Virgin Islands, the AARP state office is cautioning residents to beware of storm-chasing scammers posing as home-repair contractors.
AARP Shred Fest VI 2016
“The consumer has more power than they think,” stated Devin Carrington, the Commissioner of the Virgin Islands Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (DLCA) at a recent Town Hall meeting on St. Thomas, “Too often we depend on the government to do everything, but we, as consumers need to work in solidarity and not allow businesses to provide us with products or services that are not up to standard.”
Just When You Thought Your Smartphone was Safe
When I was younger I thought of the telephone as a piece of equipment solely used to talk with others. Gone are those days!
Search AARP Virgin Islands