ID Theft & Elder Abuse: Protecting Your Customers from COVID-19 Related Scams

  • A number of familiar schemes with a COVID-19 angle are resurfacing with a vengeance. Fraudsters are utilizing phone calls, texts, emails and social media to sell bogus products, attempt to obtain private information, solicit fraudulent donations, and generally prey on people’s fears. Your older customers are especially vulnerable to these actions. In this session we will introduce you to the emerging trends in illicit behavior connected to COVID-19, identify the red flags for common scams and discuss how to recognize when a SAR may be warranted.