http://pleasantonweekly.com/square/print/2014/06/03/common-financial-scams-continue-targeting-seniors


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Common financial scams continue targeting seniors

Original post made on Jun 7, 2014

Rhonda*, a friend of mine in Pleasanton, called me to her home last month to discuss a troubling family matter.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, June 3, 2014, 7:38 AM

Comments

Posted by Mike, a resident of Highland Oaks
on Jun 7, 2014 at 3:22 pm

Public awareness is the key. In Japan, ATMs have notices advising individuals to consult with the police before withdrawing large sums in response to phone calls like this.

Unfortunately, plenty of people continue to fall victim to this and othe similar scams.