September 30, 2020 Elder Abuse Prevention Committee

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Scam Prevention

ABA SLD Elder Abuse Prevention Committee

A recent CFPB blog post shares tips for avoiding scams during a natural disaster or health emergency, like COVID-19. During a disaster, scammers will leverage empathy or fear, pushing donations to fake charities or selling sham cures or treatments. Protect yourself and your loved ones by spreading awareness, protecting your personal information, and staying vigilant when anyone requests money by wire transfer, gift cards, or a mobile payment app.

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