East Idaho Scams Target Elderly Using Sweepstakes as the Grabber


0  Updated at 12:51 pm, February 17th, 2012 By: Managing Editor
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(IDAHO FALLS, ID)   Dale Dixon, the Chief Trust Evangelist with the Better Business Bureau, joined Tim Lewis on IMN Friday to discuss the latest scams in East Idaho.  He gave us details on two in the last week that have targeted older residents by enticing them with money “won” through a Sweepstakes.   Listen to Dale explain the red flags to look for, and what to do once you are targeted.

Hear the interview here:   [audio:http://www.eastidahonews.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Dale-Dixon-Feb-17.mp3|titles=Dale Dixon Feb 17]

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