The Virginia SMP Fraud Update contains information on scams, real life stories and fraud tips and facts.


Romance Scams

In 2020, seniors 60 years of age and older reported losing more than $138 million dollars to romance scams. This webinar will discuss the various means and methods scammers used to perpetrate their schemes and will provide information on how to spot and avoid these scams

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 1pm-2pm

May Monthly Webinar – Protecting Seniors from Fraud & Loss

May 2021 SMP Fraud Update Newsletter

April Monthly Webinar – How to Read Your MSN

April 2021 SMP Fraud Update Newsletter

March Monthly Webinar – Phishing Scams

March 9, 2021 Aging Matters Podcast

February – March SMP Fraud Update Newsletter

February 2021 Monthly Webinar – Understanding Scammers

January 2021 SMP Fraud Update Newsletter

January 2021 Monthly Webinar – The Art of the COVID Phone Scam

November 2020 SMP Fraud Update Newsletter

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The Senior Medicare Patrol Project is supported by Grant #90-MP-0040/01 from the Administration on Aging, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington D.C. 20201