In this technological era, unfortunately there has also been a surge in fraudulent activities and scams that pose a significant threat to all of us. In 2022 alone, scams resulted in a staggering loss of nearly $8.8 billion. Among those particularly susceptible to these scams are our senior citizens. Many scams target seniors, who are vulnerable to falling prey to sophisticated schemes designed to exploit their limited digital literacy or trusting naature.
Online, email and telephone scams have become the primary mode for targeting seniors, taking advantage of their unfamiliarity with digital platforms and knowledge about trending scams. As we delve deeper into this concerning trend, it becomes evident that protecting our seniors from scams is not just about financial security but also about safeguarding their dignity and well-being.
Cyberattacks and online scams even have a new language! Online scams have become so common that they are now divided into 3 categories, depending on the method of communication used:
Top 10 Scams Plus Tips to Protect Your Money and Your Digital Identity: Download Our Free Guide
Our free guide explains the 3 categories of scams that target people online to steal their money and/or their digital identity and identifies the 10 top scams that target the elderly plus how to protect your loved one. This concerning fraud trend shows that scams target seniors, and we need to protect our seniors from fraud and scams to protect their finances and dignity.
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