Tell us about yourself:
Amy Nofziger of the AARP Fraud Watch Network has been helping older adults avoid and deal with scams for 18 years, most recently by managing the AARP Fraud Watch Network Helpline. Amy has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Consumer Reports, on Live with Kelly and Ryan, Dr. Phil, and numerous other places to help shed light on the many types of scams and fraud.
Area of knowledge and what I know well:
Scams & Fraud
Certificates/Awards
Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
09/2019
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Hi everyone, thank you for your patience while we checked this out. "Hernandez" appears to be a legitimate (closed) class action.   We suggest that you deposit the check but don’t immediately rely on money from the check. By law, banks have to make d...
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Hi everyone, I love reading the creative ways folks are trying to connect during the quarantine time. Pen pals are a great way to find connection and talk about our favorite hobbies, sports teams, etc. I have even seen some senior center sponsoring p...
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@AARPLynneThank you Lynne for the information about the free webinar coming up. I know from calls we receive on the AARP Fraud Helpline there are many scams out there using the Census as a way to steal from you. So this webinar will be a great way to...
anofziger17 04-02-2020 09:46 AM
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Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know about a reported new twist on the grandparent scam. We rec'd a few reports on the Fraud Watch Network Helpline from people who recieved a call from someone pretending to be their grandchild and the call went like...
anofziger17 03-31-2020 10:10 AM
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Great news, the Feds shut down some scammers!https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2020/phony-coronavirus-website.html?intcmp=AE-FRDSC-MOR-R2-POS3
anofziger17 03-25-2020 12:55 PM
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Hi everyone, thank you for your patience while we checked this out. "Hernandez" appears to be a legitimate (closed) class action.   We suggest that you deposit the check but don’t immediately rely on money from the check. By law, banks have to make d...
anofziger17 11-24-2020 08:45 AM
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Hi everyone, I love reading the creative ways folks are trying to connect during the quarantine time. Pen pals are a great way to find connection and talk about our favorite hobbies, sports teams, etc. I have even seen some senior center sponsoring p...
anofziger17 07-09-2020 10:28 AM
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@AARPLynneThank you Lynne for the information about the free webinar coming up. I know from calls we receive on the AARP Fraud Helpline there are many scams out there using the Census as a way to steal from you. So this webinar will be a great way to...
anofziger17 04-02-2020 09:46 AM
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Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know about a reported new twist on the grandparent scam. We rec'd a few reports on the Fraud Watch Network Helpline from people who recieved a call from someone pretending to be their grandchild and the call went like...
anofziger17 03-31-2020 10:10 AM
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Great news, the Feds shut down some scammers!https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2020/phony-coronavirus-website.html?intcmp=AE-FRDSC-MOR-R2-POS3
anofziger17 03-25-2020 12:55 PM
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Hi everyone, thank you for your patience while we checked this out. "Hernandez" appears to be a legitimate (closed) class action.   We suggest that you deposit the check but don’t immediately rely on money from the check. By law, banks have to make d...
anofziger17 11-24-2020 08:45 AM
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Hi everyone, I love reading the creative ways folks are trying to connect during the quarantine time. Pen pals are a great way to find connection and talk about our favorite hobbies, sports teams, etc. I have even seen some senior center sponsoring p...
anofziger17 07-09-2020 10:28 AM
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@AARPLynneThank you Lynne for the information about the free webinar coming up. I know from calls we receive on the AARP Fraud Helpline there are many scams out there using the Census as a way to steal from you. So this webinar will be a great way to...
anofziger17 04-02-2020 09:46 AM
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Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know about a reported new twist on the grandparent scam. We rec'd a few reports on the Fraud Watch Network Helpline from people who recieved a call from someone pretending to be their grandchild and the call went like...
anofziger17 03-31-2020 10:10 AM
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Great news, the Feds shut down some scammers!https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2020/phony-coronavirus-website.html?intcmp=AE-FRDSC-MOR-R2-POS3
anofziger17 03-25-2020 12:55 PM
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