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Fraud Fighters Spread the Word on How to Guard Against Fraud

Volunteers educate public on scams, ID theft

Minnesota State Page News March 2011

Char Jebens is one of AARP Minnesota's Fraud Fighters, a corps of volunteers who stay on the alert for possible scams aimed at older people. Her grandson, Ishan Singh, provides computer assistance for his grandmother. — Darin Back/Redux

Char Jebens knows life can be challenging in a high-tech global society, especially for many who didn't grow up with it. In her work with older people, she sees how confusing unsolicited phone calls, e-mails and pop-up Internet ads can be. … Back to Article

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