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Grandparent Scam

How to report scammers that target the elderly



    Grandparent Scam

    Liz Crenshaw and the Montgomery County Office of Consumer Protection warn consumers about a money transfer scam that preys on the elderly. (Published Monday, April 30, 2012)

    If you or a loved one receives a call from a grandparent scam artist, report them to the Better Business Bureau, the Attorney General's Offce in your state and the Internet Crime Complaint Center.