GRANITE CITY — State Rep. Dan Beiser (D-Alton) and state Rep. Jay Hoffman (D-Belleville) will partner with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office to host a Silver Beat Fraud Prevention Seminar at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 2, at Granite City Township Hall, 2060A Delmar Ave.
“New scams are being developed every day by identity thieves, and unfortunately seniors are often targets,” Beiser said. “I encourage area residents to stop by the event to learn about the many different steps that can be taken to help defend against identity fraud.”
The seminar will be free and open to the public. Ella York of the Illinois Attorney General’s Office will discuss actions seniors can take to prevent identity theft.
“Identity theft can be financially and emotionally devastating,” Hoffman said. “Folks can come to the free Silver Beat Fraud Prevention Seminar to learn about simple steps that they can take to better protect their personal information from identity thieves.”
For information or to RSVP, contact Beiser’s constituent services office at (618) 465-5900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.