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Frank Abagnale, AARP Fraud Watch Network ambassador, has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists for over four decades. Once one of the world’s most famous confidence men, inspiring the Steven Spielberg film Catch Me if You Can, he is now one of the world’s most respected authorities on identity theft.  He assists AARP by sharing his expertise and insight to arm individuals with the knowledge and information on how to spot and avoid scams, and the importance of safely using social media so that they can protect their families.

Protect Yourself from Scams and Fraud

10 Ways to Protect Yourself From ID Theft

One of the most pervasive crimes is easiest to protect against

Fraud Watch Network

AARP's Fraud Watch Network gives tips to avoid scams and fraud, avoid identity theft and give resources to consumers against potential cons.

4 Things Never to Do On Public Wi-Fi

Technology breeds crime

5 Things Never to Post Online

Doesn't take much info for a criminal to take advantage

Credit Cards vs. Debit Cards

Worst financial tool? A debit card


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