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AARP Arizona Is Participating in the Recently Launched 'Fraud Watch Network'


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(OPEN):
IDENTITY-THEFT AND SCAMS ARE A SERIOUS PROBLEM IN ARIZONA--AND ACROSS THE COUNTRY.  IN AN EFFORT TO HELP CONSUMERS PROTECT THEMSELVES FROM BECOMING VICTIMS, "A-A-R-P" RECENTLY LAUNCHED ITS "FRAUD WATCH NETWORK"--WHICH GIVES PEOPLE ACCESS TO INFORMATION, TO HELP PROTECT THEM FROM FRAUD.  SHAWN TROBIA [AS IN "PHOBIA"], OF "A-A-R-P ARIZONA", EXPLAINS...

(TROBIA):
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THE 'FRAUD WATCH NETWORK' IS FREE.  IT ALLOWS PEOPLE WHO SIGN UP TO RECEIVE WATCHDOG-ALERTS ABOUT SCAMS IN THEIR LOCAL AREA.  THERE ARE ALSO IMPORTANT RESOURCES AVAILABLE, THROUGH THE NETWORK, TO HELP PEOPLE SPOT AND AVOID CON-ARTISTS.  HERE IN ARIZONA, AS PART OF OUR 'FRAUD WATCH NETWORK'-ACTIVITIES, WE'LL BE HOSTING A SERIES OF 'SHRED-A-THONS'--ACROSS THE STATE, THIS YEAR--WHERE PEOPLE CAN BRING THEIR PERSONAL DOCUMENTS, FOR SHREDDING."

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TO SIGN UP TO RECEIVE WATCHDOG-ALERTS ABOUT SCAMS AND FRAUD IN YOUR AREA, VISIT "A-A-R-P"-DOT-ORG-SLASH-"FRAUD-WATCH-NETWORK"--OR CALL 1-877-908-3360.



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