Phone scams and internet phishing are how most con-artists get money these days. Former check fraudster, Frank Abagnale, famously played by Leonardo DiCaprio in "Catch Me if You Can," gives tips on how to spot the scheme.
His first career was pretending to be an airline pilot, a doctor, and a lawyer and he cashed fake checks for his income. After several years in Federal Prison, he was asked by the FBI to use his experience to catch other con-artists. And now he works closely with AARP Fraud Watch Network to teach the public what to look out for when the phone rings and when you get an e-mail asking for information.
Don't get taken... and 'catch' this episode of Money Making Sense.