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FTC Warns of COVID-19 Vaccine Survey Scam

via AgeWell of Middle Tennessee The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently released a warning that scammers are utilizing a new scam, sending bogus COVID vaccine...
gift card scams on the rise

Gift Card Scams on the Rise

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) recently released the results of an investigative study regarding scams involving gift cards, which have cost victims hundreds of...
Coronavirus stimulus payment scams

Stimulus Payments for People, Not Nursing Homes

If you, or someone you care about, lives in an assisted living facility or nursing home, read on. Because the bill funding the second...
holiday shopping scams

Tips to Avoid Holiday Shopping Scams

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee This year, more than in past years, many of us are relying on the convenience of online shopping. However,...
spoofing scam alert

FBI Issues Spoofing Scam Warning

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee Last month, the FBI field office in Memphis, TN issued a warning that scammers have spoofed the FBI Nashville...
covid-19 contact tracing scam

BBB Issues Warning About COVID-19 Contact Tracing Scam

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee The Better Business Bureau (BBB) of the Mid-South recently issued a warning about a COVID-19 contact tracing scam. Contact...
online shopping safety tips

10 Safety Tips for Online Shopping

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee According to the Better Business Bureau of Middle Tennessee (BBB), online shopping scams have accounted for 40% of scam...
Staying Scam Smart in 2020 from Council on Aging

Staying Scam Smart in 2020

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee As we start a new year, a new decade, here are a couple of concerns that you should keep...
cyber security travel tips

Cyber Security Travel Tips

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure this holiday season (or any time), cyber security should be at...
Council on Aging November Scam IRS Scam Letters

How to Identify a Fake IRS Letter

from Council on Aging of Middle Tennessee A few months ago, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) reported complaints from people receiving fake letters supposedly from...

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