Anti-Scam Series Part 2 of 3
Posted by Team HFM on July 01, 2019
From tech support scams to fake sweepstakes, fraudsters exploit victims' vulnerabilities to get access to bank accounts. We meet an active 79-year-old women in New Jersey, who was bilked out of $200,000 after a caller gained access to her computer.
Isolation and loneliness can contribute to vulnerability to scams, but scientists are finding that general physical decline may also factor in. We spoke to researchers with preliminary evidence that the part of the brain responsible for detecting ...