SCAM ALERT: This Old Social Security Scam Has a New Face

Social Security scam

While calls from scammers claiming to be government employees are nothing new, a recent twist on this old Social Security scam could cause concern for seniors.

This fraud begins with a phone call where a scammer will pose as an employee of the IRS or the Social Security Administration. They might then ask the target to download an app allowing them to remotely access their phone.

Keeping your information safe is important. Learn more about this scam from The Seniors Center Blog’s post “Watch Out for This Social Security Scam.”

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