Being savvy isn’t always easy! Learn more about how to avoid becoming a victim of fraud and scams.
Learn how to protect yourself and your Medicare benefits by checking out the websites from the Maine SMP’s Be “Scam Smart”: Report, Detect, Protect flyer.
The Federal government’s Stop Medicare Fraud website provides tips on avoiding scams: https://www.medicare.gov/forms-help-resources/help-fight-medicare-fraud
The SMP National Resource Center provides tips for protecting yourself against fraud and scams: https://www.smpresource.org/
The Federal Trade Commission provides information on how you can protect yourself and where to report scams if you become a victim: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/
The AARP Fraud Watch Network provides access to information about how to protect yourself and your family from scams. Check them out at https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/?cmp=BRD-LNK-REALPOSS-LP1_SFN
Learn how to protect yourself against COVID-19 scams: COVID Health Scams
Learn how to prevent, detect, and report Medicare fraud, errors, and abuse: Prevent Medicare Fraud