Aug. 26, 2020 | 1:00 pm ET

On Wednesday, August 26 at 1 p.m. (ET), AARP will hold a live telephone town hall event with Erin Schneider, Regional Director with the Securities Exchange Commission; Bill Beatty, Securities Administrator with the Washington Department of Financial Institutions; and Chuck Harwood, Western Region Director with the Federal Trade Commission.

This live Q&A event will provide the latest information about targeted consumer, financial and investor scams which prey upon the fears and uncertainty brought about by the pandemic.

The event is open to the general public who can participate by dialing 1-855-962-0970. The event will also stream live on AARP’s Facebook page (