English Library: ID Theft

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Elder Fraud - Leader’s Guide

Library: English | Elder Fraud - Leader’s Guide . According to AARP, older people who fall for scams tend to believe the pitches they hear. Many believe they have a good chance of actually winning a prize or that the products they see advertised are worth the price. This manual is written in question and answer format to allow you to quickly find the answers to questions about the myriad scams that target seniors. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft on Oct 15, 2012

 
ID Theft & Account Fraud - Leader’s Guide

Library: English | ID Theft & Account Fraud - Leader’s Guide . This 21-page backgrounder guide is written in question-and-answer format to help you anticipate frequently asked questions about identity theft and account fraud. Reading this guide can help prepare you for in-service or train-the-trainer presentations. Topics include an overview of ID theft and account fraud, how to prevent ID theft, advice for victims and helpful ID theft resources that you can use to find more information or to file complaints. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft Privacy Rights on Oct 03, 2012

 
Elder Fraud : Preventing Senior Scams - Powerpoint Training Slides

Library: English | Elder Fraud : Preventing Senior Scams - Powerpoint Training Slides . The Preventing Senior Scams Powerpoint training file is available for download in the "Download File" section. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft on Apr 29, 2011

 
Senior Scams - Just say no! (English)

Library: English | Senior Scams - Just say no! (English) . Everyone must be on guard against scams, but seniors can sometimes be more vulnerable to fraud. This brochure outlines the many guises of fraud, with special attention to scams that target seniors. Signs of fraud and tips for avoiding scams are included. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft on Sep 15, 2010

 
ID Theft & Account Fraud - Prevention & Cleanup (English)

Library: English | ID Theft & Account Fraud - Prevention & Cleanup (English) . An identity thief is an imposter who assumes another person’s identity in order to profit illegally or because the thief wants to hide behind a new identity. Identity theft—or ID theft—occurs when the imposter uses your personal information to commit fraud or other crimes. This publication can help you take steps to prevent ID theft, or if you are a victim, to clear up the problems created by ID theft and to lessen its impact on your life. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft Privacy Rights on Sep 08, 2010

 
Elder Fraud : Preventing Senior Scams - Lesson Plan

Library: English | Elder Fraud : Preventing Senior Scams - Lesson Plan . This updated packet provides guidance for teachers and team leaders. The packet contains a detailed curriculum, classroom activities and take home worksheets. (Note: It is only available as a PDF file.) Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft on Feb 25, 2010

 
ID Theft Quiz

Library: English | ID Theft Quiz . The ID Theft Quiz Game is a fun way to teach important concepts about this prevalent form of fraud. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft Privacy Rights on Oct 26, 2006

 
ID Theft & Account Fraud - Lesson Plan (English)

Library: English | ID Theft & Account Fraud - Lesson Plan (English) . This updated packet provides guidance for teachers and team leaders. The 33-page packet contains a detailed curriculum, classroom activities and take home worksheets. (Note: It is only available as a PDF file.) Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft Privacy Rights on Apr 13, 2006

 
ID Theft & Account Fraud - PowerPoint Training Slides (English)

Library: English | ID Theft & Account Fraud - PowerPoint Training Slides (English) . The ID Theft & Account Fraud Powerpoint training file is available for download in the "Download File" section. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft Privacy Rights on Apr 13, 2006

 
Fraud Bingo Game

Library: English | Fraud Bingo Game . Consumer Action's Fraud Bingo is a fun activity you can use in your trainings. Category: Fraud/Scams ID Theft on Nov 02, 2005

 
 

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