Unfortunately, phone scams are a common form of financial crime in Maine and across the country. Phone scammers can use many different angles to try to get your account information. Being aware of their tactics can help to avoid being a victim of a phone scam.
Financial Elder Abuse can include a range of conduct such as forging an elder’s signature, deceiving an elder to sign a deed, will, or power of attorney, or taking advantage of an elder in a vulnerable state of mind. Maine has many helpful resources for seniors to protect against fraud through financial education. Read More