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As Tax Season Gets Underway, Be Aware of Tax Scams

via AgeWell of Middle Tennessee As a new tax season begins, keep in mind scammers will be revving up their efforts to steal YOUR money.  The...

Scammers Are Tricking More People Into Buying Gift Cards

According to the newest Data Spotlight, 40,000 people reported losing a whopping $148 million in gift cards to scammers during the first nine months...

What To Do If Your Online Order Never Arrives — And...

Shopping online is oh-so-convenient. Haven’t we all bought stuff online when we could easily run to the store (figuratively, of course) and be back...
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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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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