Scams, Fraud and Consumer Protection
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Scams And Sales Hype Affects Seniors

  Don't let unscrupulous people take your money!!


Financial fraud and abuse takes many forms and the culprits wear a variety of masks. From mortgage scams that target the elderly, practices used by unethical moving companies and contracors, predatory lending that discriminates against vulnerable populations, and credit card fraud that strikes broadly, the list goes on.

Jonathan Pond reports on scam ads. Seniors are often easy targets for real estate, mortgage and other scams.

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