Monday, Nov 11, 2019
From 2am to 7am
Event is closed or full.
Scam Proof Your Life
Monday, November 11, 2019
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The Lincoln Center
417 W Magnolia St.
Fort Collins, CO 80521
Join us for Scam Proof Your Life on Monday, November 11, 2019 at The Lincoln Center. Whether it’s on the phone or online, new technology and “spoofing” tools have made it easier than ever to scammers to pretend to be someone they’re not, such as the IRS or your bank or credit union. Their goal is simple –to fool you into handing over your hard earned money. But there is something you can do.
Join consumer protection specialists from the AARP ElderWatch, Colorado Attorney General’s Office, and state and local agencies at this FREE event. Learn how to spot and avoid the latest scammer tactics like “neighbor spoofing,” social media scams, how scammers use financial products to commit fraud, and find out how you can Scam Proof Your Life. Lunch is included.
8:00 am: Doors open
9-9:05am: Welcome & Honor Veterans
Laurel Kubin, AARP Colorado Volunteer
9:05-9:20am: A View from the Attorney General’s Office
Jan Zavislan, CO Attorney General’s Office
9:20-10am: Scam Proof Your Life
Amy Nofziger, AARP ElderWatch
10-10:40am: Hot Topics in Fraud Panel
Kimberly Latta, CO Dept. of Insurance, Senior Medicare Patrol
Elizabeth Cypers, U.S. Census Bureau
Representative from the Federal Bureau of Investigation
10:40-10:50am: Stretch Break & Questions Card
10:50-11:05am: The Currency of Fraud
Rebecca Perl, AARP ElderWatch
11:05-11:50pm: Larimer County Experts Panel
Barbara Bennett, Larimer County Sheriff’s Auxiliary Unit
Greg Pierson, BBB of Northern Colorado & Wyoming
Stephen Gates, Larimer County Sheriff's Office
11:50am-12pm Burning Questions
12-1pm: Lunch - We will be serving catered boxed lunches.
The event is free, but space is limited and registration is required, so reserve your seat today. Register below or call toll-free 1-877-926-8300.
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