Seniors

  • OAG-Podcast-S01E05
    • 00:00:25-00:01:15
      Background on senior scams in Pennsylvania.
    • 00:01:15-00:02:23
      Background on the senior population.
    • 00:02:23-00:03:19
      Why are we addressing the senior scam issue today more than in the past.
    • 00:03:19-00:05:12
      Information on the types of scams.
    • 00:05:50-00:07:53
      Vulnerable areas of exploitation for scammers. (Types of scams)
    • 00:07:53-00:09:05
      Scams and specific generations ex. Gone with the wind generation. Romantic scams.
    • 00:09:05-00:10:08
      Personal story from Jerry Mitchel on Romantic Scams. Shocking dollar amounts recorded from OAG hotline on Senior Scams.
    • 00:10:08-00:10:33
      Scam emotional impact on Seniors.
    • 00:11:31-00:11:50
      OAG and Senior scams by David Corbin.
    • 00:11:50-00:12:41
      Scam example. Illegitimate Kickstarter campaign.
    • 00:12:41-00:13:27
      Why Seniors are more susceptible to scams. "They come from a generation that's more honest."
    • 00:16:21-00:19:58
      Additional scam types by Jerry Mitchel. Family emergency and contractor scams.
    • 00:19:58-00:21:26
      OAG resources against Senior scams.
    • 00:21:26-00:22:43
      Solutions and take aways from Senior scam topic.
    • 00:22:43-00:30:29
      Additional scam types by Jerry Mitchel.
    • 00:30:29-00:37:13
      What should people look for and to prevent to scams. "These people are evil."