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AARP presents October 2018 scam alerts

 

Last updated 10/12/2018 at 1:38am



TEMECULA – In 2017, 16.7 million Americans lost nearly $17 billion to identity fraud. Security experts recommend people take three simple steps to help protect their digital identity: set up electronic access to financial accounts; freeze their credit and use a password manager or use strong passwords and store them securely. To learn how to put these tips into practice, visit www.aarp.org/fraudwatchnetwork.

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