Today: Senior Scam Stopper Seminar in Antioch to Help Prevent Fraud

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Frazier Scam Stopper

Contra Costa County Seniors are the fastest growing segment of California’s population and are often a target for manipulative scam artists. With fraudulent scams on the rise in California, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Oakley) and the Contractors State License Board will host a Senior Scam StopperSM seminar in the 11th Assembly District today in Antioch.

The seminar is a free and easy way to educate seniors about scams involving finances, internet and telephone solicitations, insurance, home repair and improvements, landscaping, and automotive repair. During each seminar, a panel of representatives from various government agencies will discuss some of the methods these scam artists utilize and how to avoid falling victim to scams.

Antioch Senior Center
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
415 West Second Street
Antioch, CA 94509

Here is a video from the Brentwood event from July on the importance of calling 9-1-1.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WoRQFyjou4A&feature=youtu.be