One of the many painful lessons of the COVID-19 experience has been how quickly and easily amoral scammers take advantage of life situations and our emotions to steal our money, information, and identities. Now more than ever, it's a crucial survival tactic to be able to spot and avoid scams. This session explains how they work, so you'll be able to spot them, by examining many of the most prolific scams, including:
· IRS and Social Security
· Microsoft Tech Support
· Package Delivery
· Lottery Winnings
· Stimulus Check
· Coronavirus scams
We'll cover how to report scams, and concrete steps you can take to protect yourself, your personal information, and your money.
This is an in-person class at the Roseville Library.