How To Avoid Medicare Scams

Every year scammers utilize the annual enrollment season to take advantage of senior citizens that are shopping for healthcare coverage. Seniors are considered a vulnerable population as they are among one of the most reportedly scammed groups of people in the U.S. While there are various scams that target the elderly – investment, timeshare, and reverse mortgage scams – Medicare scams are at the top of the list. A recent study found that a total of $60 billion was scammed from Medicare last year alone!