Avoiding Tech Support Fraud

Have you gotten a call or a pop-up message that says your computer has a virus? And then you’re told you need to hand over remote access to your computer to fix it? You’re not alone. Americans lost an estimated $1.5 billion to scammers posing as tech company employees. No matter what tactic they use, scammers have one purpose: to take your money.

Read more about this in the AARP Article: Learn how to protect yourself from scammers

Also download the booklet from Microsoft and the AARP Fraud Network: Avoiding Tech Support Scams

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