The holiday season is an incredibly busy time of year. Between the shopping, cooking and celebrations, there is often much to do in the weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. Unfortunately, however, this time of year is also when con artists are at their busiest as well.
According to U.S. News & World Report, seniors are often victimized by a number of scams. Whether over the phone, in person or through a family member, older Americans may be viewed as easier targets in fraud involving identity theft, Medicare, drugs or health insurance, sweepstakes or investment opportunities.
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