Scam artists are everywhere nowadays and while everyone is at risk, seniors can be a major target. It seems that you only need to pick up the newspaper or watch the news to hear about the latest financial scam and it’s something that has become an unwelcome part of modern life. Unfortunately, the anonymity of the internet makes it a perfect place for con artists to hide their real intentions while trying to entrap their victims under the guise of romantic interest. Scams and frauds can happen anywhere, and anyone can be a victim. It’s important to understand how they work so that you can protect your hard-earned money. Tips to avoid getting tricked out of your money by scammers.