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Fraud Watch Network Watchdog Alerts, Tips & Resources, Free for Everyone


En español | The AARP Fraud Watch Network gives you access to information about how to protect yourself and your family. Non-members and members alike can get our Watchdog Alerts, stay up on con artists’ latest tricks, and find out what to do if you’ve been victimized. It’s free for everyone because AARP is committed to safeguarding Americans’ financial futures.


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Video: Scam Tracking Map

Fraud is never far away. But you can protect yourself by knowing what to watch out for – and by telling others when you’ve spotted a scam. AARP’s Fraud Watch Network scam-tracking map provides real-time alerts from law enforcement in your state.