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Brunswick seminar on scams for older adults

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Brunswick seminar on scams for older adults

BRUNSWICK — A free event next week will focus on how to prevent scams and Internet fraud, with an emphasis on older adults.

The Aug. 20 seminar begins at 1 p.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 132 McKeen St.

The event will feature three speakers who will give presentations and field questions on how to identify, report and respond to various kinds of fraud and scams.

Featured speakers will include Connie Lewis Hooker of Merrymeeting Bay TRIAD, a group that promotes senior safety; Lindsay Laxon, an Investor Education Manager with the Maine Office of Securities; and police Deputy Chief Marc Hagan.

For more information, call Amy Ford, faith formation director at All Saints Parish, at 725-2624.