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Inspector General Warns Public About New Twist To Social Security Phone Scams

Posted on January 9, 2020 by Tracy Lynge, Communications Director for the Office of the Inspector General The Inspector General of Social Security, Gail S. Ennis, is warning the public that telephone scammers may send faked documents by email to convince victims to comply with their demands. The Social Security Administration Office of the Inspector General (OIG)
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People Over 60 Most at Risk From Scams

Adapted from AARP Bulletin, December 2019 Older Americans were much more likely than younger adults to be victimized by several common scams last year, a report by the Federal Trade Commission shows. And when they were hit, the oldest victims lost more money. Those 60-plus were nearly five times more likely than those ages 20 to
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