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GRAPE GALA – CHEERS TO 30 YEARS!

We were so excited to attend the GRAPE – Greater Rochester Area Partnership for the Elderly’s 30th year Gala Dinner at the Lodge of Woodcliff. Was a great celebration!! . Pictured here are Touching Hearts at Home Community Relations Manager – Annette Ziegler, Client Care Coordinator – Mary Walker and President of Together In Caring – Kathy Jacobs.

Scams May Be Increasing, But There’s Also Great News Regarding Fraud

During 2019, the number of scams that were reported increased. Government impostor scams were one of the most abundant and showed an increase of more than 50 percent. Callers posing as Social Security Administration professionals, police officers, and IRS agents did increase.

It’s not as alarming as you might think. Of the fraudulent calls that were reported, around 10% actually led to financial loss. People are getting smarter at recognizing scams and refusing to hand over money.

If you worry about your parents falling for a scam, there are precautions you can take. Have an open and honest conversation with them about the calls they take and emails they open. If they’re aware of how different scams work, they’re unlikely to fall for one. Read More →

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