Oswego Senior Center Hosts Scam Awareness Day

Tips and info to help seniors protect themselves from fraudsters.

Credit: File photo
Credit: File photo
The Oswego Senior Center, 156 E. Washington St., will present Scam Awareness Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 13.

The event starts at 10 a.m. with a financial exploitation seminar presented by Amy Flynn, Protective Service Supervisor Senior Services.

Oswego Police Capt. Nick Sikora will present a seminar on local scams at 10:35, followed by an identity theft presentation by Tom Lydon of Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka's office at 11:10 a.m.

Lisa Thompson-Bennett of Attorney General Lisa Madigan's office will present "Silver Beat Program Scams" at 11:45 a.m., followed by a seminar on how to identify real utility and public workers at 12:15 p.m.

Lunch will be served at 12:40 p.m., courtesy of Bickford Assisted Living & Memory Care.


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