Got this from AARP Fraud Watch Network today.
Are You at Risk for Investment Fraud?
Investment fraud schemes cost Americans tens of billions of dollars a year. AARP has identified eight risk factors that predict who is most likely to be defrauded.
|What You Should Know:|
|While no one factor causes someone to be scammed, our research found that these eight factors raise one’s risk of being defrauded:
|What you should do to avoid investment fraud:|
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