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WATCH: How to avoid the latest COVID-19 scams during the pandemic

SCAM: Age-old 'government grant scam' still duping victims
Posted at 2:56 PM, Sep 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-16 17:57:07-04

From fake COVID-19 cures to bogus free-government money websites, scammers are trying to get your money while so many people are out of work.

Plus, the old scams are also thriving, like fake notices from banks or utilities. You click, and it can lead to losing thousands of dollars. Protect yourself!

In this week's ABC15 Town Hall, the Let Joe Know team will show you how to avoid the latest scams and answer your scam questions with help from AARP:

  • Seth Boffeli is a fraud prevention specialist for AARP. He is an advisor for AARP offices in all 50 states

Watch this week's town hall on the ABC15 Facebook and YouTube pages at noon on Thursday, September 19. Watch in the player below.