Leading Scams Targeting Seniors – Retirement Planning

Kent Forsey, CFP® Client Education, IRS, Scams

October 2018 Fraudulent schemes and scams have always existed but there increase and focus on the elderly is troubling.  The National Council on Aging estimates that nearly 1 in 10 Americans over the age of 60 experiences some form of financial elder abuse. IRS Scams – Callers claiming to be IRS agents often call unsuspecting seniors at home, accusing them …