Senior Safety Information


 Resources

Mystic Valley Elder Services: 781-324-7705  www.mves.org

City of Malden Human Services:  781-397-7144

Malden Housing Authority: 781-322-9460  www.maldenhousing.org

 

National Do Not Call Registry

Want to avoid receiving phone calls from telemarketers?  Register online or call the below number to have your phone number placed on a "do not call" list.

www.donotcall.gov    1-866-231-2255

If you need advice about an internet or telemarketing solicitation, or you want to report a possible scam, call the NFIC hotline at 1-800-876-7060.

Financial Safety Tips

  • Never carry your social security card on a regular basis.  Keep it secured until needed.
  • Check your credit report once a year for identity theft.  You are entitled to one free report a year.....
  • Be careful of telephone scams about you having just won the lottery.  Remember, if it sounds to good to be true,  IT IS
  • Be careful when conversing about pertinent or personal information

Click here for information on identity theft.

 

The Malden Police Department disclaims all responsibility for accuracy and completeness, or errors and omissions of the information contained herein. Although the Department tries to assure the accuracy of all information presented, you should confirm all information before making any decisions based on it.

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Wednesday, 12 May 2010 05:58 PM