Seven top scams that target seniors
Dec 18th 2009 8:44AM
Updated Sep 21st 2010 2:24PM
Seniors are one of scam artist's favorite targets. More than 25 million seniors were victims of fraud last year according to the Federal Trade Commission. Seniors become targets because they are easy to reach by phone, are often home during the day, often live along, and are often more willing to talk to strangers.