AARP Releases Scams to Watch for in June 2021
June 17, 2021
Celebrity Impostor Scams
These days, celebrities share career news, personal views, even travel videos on social media and interact with fans in comment threads. But if you get a direct message out of the blue from a favorite musician, actor or athlete, don’t get starry-eyed, get skeptical — it’s almost certainly a scam. It’s also always a scam when they ask for money for charity or say that you’ve won a large cash prize but need to pay an entry or processing fee.
Sadly, the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline hears about these scams all the time – someone pretending to be Toby Ke...