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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.
 

Greeley - Fight Fraud, Shred Instead! (FREE!)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Island Grove Regional Park
501 N. 14th Ave
Greeley, CO 80631

Take a step to prevent identity theft by shredding personal and financial documents you no longer need. One large garbage bag or 3 boxes will be accepted per vehicle. Donations will also be accepted for the local food bank.

Colorado Springs - Fight Fraud, Shred Instead! (FREE!)

Saturday, June 2, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Black Forest Lutheran Church
12455 Black Forest Rd
Colorado Springs, CO 80908

Take a step to prevent identity theft by shredding personal and financial documents you no longer need. Volunteers will be on-site to assist you with the unloading of your vehicle. Up to three copy-paper boxes or paper bags will be accepted per vehicle (no plastic bags, please). Due to the support of volunteers from the Black Forest Chapter of AARP #1100, there is no charge for this service. However, to help alleviate senior hunger, we will be accepting nonperishable food donations for the Black Forest Cares food pantry.

Fort Collins - Fight Fraud, Shred Instead! (FREE!)

Saturday, September 15, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Public Service Credit Union
2503 Research Blvd.
Fort Collins, CO 80526

Take a step to prevent identity theft by shredding personal and financial documents you no longer need. One large garbage bag or 3 boxes will be accepted per vehicle. Donations will also be accepted for the local food bank.

Denver - Fight Fraud, Shred Instead! (FREE!)

Saturday, September 22, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Windsor Gardens
595 S. Clinton St.
Denver, CO 80247

Take a step to prevent identity theft by shredding personal and financial documents you no longer need. One large garbage bag or 3 boxes will be accepted per vehicle. Donations will also be accepted for the local food bank.

Get Involved

Presentations

Help raise awareness of fraud and scams by scheduling a presentation. For more information, email your contact information to Mark Fetterhoff.

Volunteer

Help others recognize, refuse and report fraud by volunteering with us. For more information, email your contact information to Mark Fetterhoff.

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