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Elder Fraud Prevention

Keeping Seniors Safe & Informed

Identity thieves often target older adults and seniors.  Read the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau identity protection guide for tips on how older adults can protect their identity, including:

  • Security freezes
  • Fraud alerts
  • Identity theft
  • Review of credit reports
  • Identity and credit monitoring
  • And more

Report Fraud

If you suspect a scam, file a complaint with the Ohio Attorney General's office at or call the Help Center at 800-282-0515.