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'The Original Internet Godfather' on Staying Safe Online

Brett Johnson and Bob Sullivan discuss cryptocurrency, gift card fraud and more

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The Perfect Scam

Virtual Kidnappers Con Woman Into Going to Mexico

Charlotte Robinette receives a phone call demanding she send money to save her daughter

How a Widow Overcame a Devestating Romance Scam

In part 2 of this podcast, Kate realizes her "fiancee" is a fraud and opens up to family about the ordeal

Federal Officials Lure Scammers to the U.S.

In part two of this podcast, Mike and Alan devise a scheme that leads to the fraudsters' arrests

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Virtual Town Halls Have Been Crucial During the Pandemic

AARP's answered questions about the virus and fought misinformation

COVID-19 and the State of Nursing Homes

AARP state leaders talk about the numbers in the latest Nursing Home COVID-19 Dashboard

Trends Emerge in Scams Targeting Black, Latino Adults

Hear from a woman that fell victim to a scammer and find out how you can stay safe

Closing the Savings Gap

Retirement Planning Without an Employer-Sponsored Plan

A family caregiver must tackle saving for retirement and rebuilding her emergency fund

Repairing Your Finances After a Divorce

A divorcee looks to replenish her retirement savings after borrowing from her 401k

Protecting Your Finances with Life and Disability Insurance

A businesswoman reviews life and disability insurance options as a strategy to secure her financial future

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