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BBB Warns of QR Scam Code Alert

via AgeWell of Middle Tennessee Many companies are increasing their usage of QR (quick response) codes in different ways like tracking packages, viewing restaurant menus,...
FEMA Warns of Funeral Assistance Scam

FEMA Warns of Funeral Assistance Scam

via AgeWell of Middle Tennessee The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has posted a warning that scammers are calling people and offering to register them...
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BBB Warns of Fake Postal Service Website

via AgeWell of Middle Tennessee According to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), scammers are creating websites that mimic the United States Postal Service (USPS), which...
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Age Well of Middle Tennessee To Host Free Shred Event

Age Well of Middle Tennessee is hosting a free shred event this weekend. Every year an estimated 5 million, or 1 in 10 older Americans,...
covid-19 vaccine survey scam alert

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,...
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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...

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