January 16, 2020, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM @ Callahan Center
IDENTITY THEFT & FRAUD PROTECTION -- FOR AGES 55+ -- Presented by: Robin Putnam, Mass. Office of Consumer Affairs -- Last year, the Federal Trade Commission processed 1.4 million fraud reports totaling $1.48 billion in losses. While identity theft can happen to anyone, there are some things you can do to reduce your risk. Robin Putnam from the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation will discuss on how to spot and avoid scams, how to prevent identity theft, and what to do if your identity is compromised. Putnam is the Research and Special Projects Manager in Consumer Affairs and frequently speaks about the importance of consumers being educated to protect their identity assets.
January 16, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ NEVIN'S HALL