New legislation intended to protect seniors from fraud passed both the House and the Senate this week. The Seniors Fraud Prevention Act directs the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to create an office to educate seniors about fraud schemes. The goal is to prevent scams that target the assets of seniors, including scams that target seniors via telemarketing and robocalls. In addition…

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