WASHINGTON, DC — Four in ten (39 percent) Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) age 50 and older report that they or their family members have experienced fraud schemes, according to the recent survey from AARP (aarp.org/AAPIfraudsurvey).
A live telephone town hall featuring Victim Advocate Alan Lai for will lead a discussion on fraud and identity theft. Lai will outline common scams and how to protect oneself and warn others. The format is like a radio talk show, but the audience listens on the phone. They will also learn about free resources to keep safe. Alan will take live questions from the audience.