Posts Tagged ‘ senior citizen scams ’


Sep 29th, 2013 | By | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Obamacare Enrollment Begins The Affordable Care Act (ACA), known on the streets as Obamacare, is about to start the enrollment process. That will begin this next Tuesday, October 1, and continue through March 31, 2014. Any citizen who wants to enroll may do so online or in a local organization that has Navigators available to […]


Dec 6th, 2011 | By | Category: Social Security & Medicare

Seniors Targeted by Scam Artists Senior citizens, with their lifelong savings stacked up, as well as a habit of not checking free credit reports frequently, make for a perfect target for identity thieves nowadays. The federal government has thereby requested senior citizens to stay alert against the prevalent medicare scams that may separate them from […]

A New Approach to Senior Citizen Fraud and Scams

May 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Senior Finances

New York City is taking a new approach to helping its senior citizens avoid financial fraud and scams.  A collaboration of several city departments created It’s My Money! an interactive game elders learn that helps them identify fraud and scams they might encounter in real life. The game can be played in group settings such […]