AARP Arkansas hosts free workshop to guard against online scams

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On December 2, AARP Arkansas will host a free online workshop to educate Arkansans against scams and frauds, especially common scams that are prevalent during the holiday season.

Brett Johnson, a convicted former con-artist, will lead the webinar. He is known as the original Internet godfather for the schemes and online crime organization he put together. Now a reformed criminal, he works for the U.S. Secret Service and cybersecurity firms in helping guard against scammers.

There will be an opportunity for Q & A with Brett during the webinar.

‘Tis the Season: Protecting Yourself & Others from Holiday Scams & Fraud
Thursday, December 2, 2021
12:00 – 1:15 p.m. CST

This will be a virtual event. Here is the registration link.

You can watch an advance interview with Johnson in the video below.