Slam the Scam

National Slam the Scam Day

Partnership Social Security Administration & Office of the Inspector General | March 10, 2022

National Slam the Scam Day is rapidly approaching this Thursday, March 10, 2022. Slam the Scam is an initiative to raise public awareness of the pervasive scams that continue to plague the nation, especially our older adult population.

Tips for spotting the various scams is a major thrust of this year’s event. The Social Security Administration Office of the Inspector General partner with other government agencies, non-profit organizations, and the private sector to increase awareness and how to spot scams and avoid being a victim.

Be sure to reserve this important event on your calendar and download the press release now as a reminder later – for this do not miss opportunity.


The mission at FAST is to increase public awareness of financial exploitation with the goal of mitigating risk of exploitation and protecting our state’s vulnerable populations.

COVID-19 Scammer Making off with Money
Previous Story

COVID-19 Scams and Planning Tips

Elder Adult Victim of Financial Scam (1)
Next Story

Senior Financial Scams of 2022

Latest from Scams

Romance Scams When your feelings are real bu she/he is not

Romance Scams

As Valentine’s Day approaches, use your brain to protect your heart AND

Woman looking in a mirror

Identity Theft

Original Post: January 6, 2023 How do you know? What makes