BBB: Beware of Fraud Schemes: Attend Scam Jam 2010
Identify Cons, Avoid Scams, Protect Cash and Personal Data
Anchorage, Alaska – Oct. 15, 2010 – It's easy to fall victim to scams. 191 identity theft and 1,713 fraud-related complaints were filed by Anchorage area residents in 2009, according to the Federal Trade Commission's 2009 Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book.
Join Better Business Bureau for a free anti-fraud seminar. Hear about "Identity Theft & Weapons of Fraud" from AARP Alaska and "2010 Electronic Fraud Trends in Anchorage" from Anchorage Police Department.
Scam Jam 2010
Thursday, Nov 4, 2010
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Anchorage Senior Activity Center
1300 East 19th Ave., Anchorage
Admission is FREE. Everyone is welcome. RSVP is strongly encouraged; for more information, please contact: Tara Sims at 562-0704 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Scam Jam is proudly presented by BBB serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington. Visit www.alaska.bbb.org/scamjam for details.