The Federal Trade Commission continues to get reports about people pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA) who are trying to get your Social Security number and even your money.
In one version of the scam, the caller says your Social Security number has been linked to a crime (often, he says it happened in Texas) involving drugs or sending money out of the country illegally. He then says your Social is blocked – but he might ask you for a fee to reactivate it, or to get a new number. And he will ask you to confirm your Social Security number.
Here’s what you need to know:
The Open-Door Café
The Open-Door Café welcomes anyone who is interested to their monthly meeting. The intent is to provide a place for people living with any type of dementia and their loved ones to have a place to meet, relax, socialize and develop a network of mutual peer support, all within a welcoming environment. Meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month from 2 until 3:15 at the Lake Mansion, 50 Court Street, on the corner of Arlington and Court streets, just north of Midtown. The next meeting will be on January 17th.
Senior Spectrum Newspaper in PDF
The Senior Spectrum Newspaper is available to download in PDF format. The Newspaper is divided in several sections for your convenience.
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