Ontario Provincial Police services and local organizations are offering information sessions for seniors to help educate against financial fraud and scams.
“Whether we like it or not, more and more seniors don’t connect with the police, or the police don’t connect with the community as much as they used to,” said David Townsend, executive director of the Southern Frontenac Community Services Corporation.
Townsend noted that sometimes seniors are hesitant to contact police with concerns they have about potential scams.
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This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.
Deborah McCoy – Is an investigative journalist and has over 17 years of investigation experience in both the private and public business sectors. Since joining CFN, Ms. McCoy has become a true advocate for victims of fraud and increasing the public’s awareness in fraud prevention.