Posts Tagged ‘ scamming ’

SENIOR SOCIAL NETWORKING AND SCAMS

Jan 18th, 2013 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Seniors On The Alert for Scams Increasingly senior citizens are enjoying social networking on the Internet. Last October, Facebook told the world it had a billion members.  A good percentage of those FB members are seniors.  And because of the increasing numbers, seniors really need to take a look at protecting themselves from scams. Scammers [...]



SENIORS ALERT TO SCAMS

Apr 21st, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Seniors Pinch Pennies Most of us senior citizens continually look for ways to pinch pennies when we can. Most of us are not in the wealthy ’1%’ bracket so well described in the news of late.  So we need to find options for making our money stretch as far as possible.  It occurred to SCJ [...]