AARP Foundation ElderWatch engages hundreds of volunteers each year to help older consumers recognize, refuse and report fraud and scams. This website provides additional information and tools to help protect consumers against financial exploitation.
Join us at any of these events to learn how to recognize, refuse and report fraud and scams and to protect yourself from financial exploitation.
Teletown Hall on Holiday Scams with AARP Foundation ElderWatch and the Colorado Attorney General's Office
November 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Webinar: Avoid Fraud and Scams this Holiday Season
AARP Foundation ElderWatch and the Colorado Attorney General's Office
November 29, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.
Teletown Hall on Common Scams with AARP Foundation ElderWatch and the Colorado Attorney General's Office
December 11, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Technology and Scams: Staying Safe on the Internet
December 12, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.
Christ United Methodist Church
301 East Drake Rd.
Fort Collins, CO
Help raise awareness of fraud and scams by scheduling a presentation. For more information, email your contact information to Mark Fetterhoff.
Help others recognize, refuse and report fraud by volunteering with us. For more information, email your contact information to Mark Fetterhoff.
Report Fraud: 1-800-222-4444 , option 2
Toll-free Nationwide: 1-800-775-6776
Toll-free TTY: 877-434-7598
AARP Foundation Tax ID: 52-0794300
AARP Fraud Watch Network
Sign up for watchdog alerts to protect yourself and your loved ones.
Colorado Attorney General
File a consumer complaint and learn more about resources in Colorado.
FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center
Learn about scams targeting older Americans and report these crimes.
Federal Trade Commission
Avoid identity theft and other scams and know how to report them.
FINRA Investor Education Foundation
Visit the fraud center to learn about investment fraud and how to avoid it.
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