Phone scams targeting seniors are on the rise, over a billion dollars are wasted a year on scamming activity. But there is one group making a difference. It’s called “Savvy Seniors.” It’s a group of actors stepping up on stage to help educate seniors. The goal is to promote awareness of Medicare error, fraud and abuse and resolve problems identified by beneficiaries, caregivers and advocates.
Watch these videos in the Savvy Senior playlist at the right.
Back in 2012, Savvy Seniors received some press on local tv stations.
Here’s the story, entitled “The Senior Medicare Patrol Program,” produced by the University of Vermont Extension Service. CLICK HERE to see the video
Here’s the story, produced by WCAX. CLICK HERE to see the video