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Better Business Bureau Programs for Seniors and Adults

LIVERMORE PUBLIC LIBRARY TO HOST PROGRAMS ON SENIOR SCAM AND IDENTITY THEFT

The Livermore Public Library Civic Center will host two presentations by the Better Business BureauSenior Scam Workshop on January 17, 2019, 2:00 p.m., and a program on Identity Theft on January 24, 2019, 2:00 p.m.  The Civic Center Library is located at 1188 S. Livermore Avenue.  The programs are free and open to all seniors and adults.  No sign-up needed to attend.  

The Senior Scam Workshop is designed to educate seniors about the scams that target them most.  The Better Business Bureau will discuss red flags to be aware of, tips on how to avoid tactics used by scammers, and resources that will help lower a senior citizen’s chances of becoming a victim.

The Identity Theft program discusses the methods used by criminals to steal a person’s identity, and provide tips for protecting one’s self.  Learn the signs of Identity Theft and tips for password/social security safety.  The Better Business Bureau will share resources like BBB’s Secure Your ID Day and Scam Tracker to help protect one’s identity.

For additional events, check the online Events Calendar.