SEMINAR: Fraud Prevention - Identity Theft and Identity Theft for Seniors

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Name: SEMINAR: Fraud Prevention - Identity Theft and Identity Theft for Seniors
Date: October 25, 2017
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Fraud Prevention
Identity Theft (general)
Identity theft has been the highest reported consumer crime to the FCT for the past 15 years. This
fact demonstrates not only the seriousness of the crime itself, but also highlights the need for
better awareness and education for consumers. This seminar gives an overview of the problem,
how to prevent it and what to do if you are a victim.
 What is Identity Theft
 How does it happen
 Who are the perpetrators
 What are the consequences
 How do you reduce your risk
 What do you do if you are a victim
Identity Theft for Seniors
According to the National Adult Protective Services Association, in 2016, 1 in 20 seniors had
reported some kind of financial mistreatment. The FTC has created Financial Education seminars
directed specifically for seniors to help prevent these crimes. This Seminar is an adapted
compilation of their Money Smart Series. This interactive seminar touches on several topics
relevant to seniors and their financial wellness.
 What is Identity Theft
 How do you spot it
 Healthcare Scams
 Fundraising and Charity Fraud
 Imposter Scams
 Lottery Scams
 What to do if you have been a victim
DSBC Office
11F Liberty Plaza
Newark, DE 19711    
Date/Time Information:
October 25
9:30AM - 11AM
$25 Non Members
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