Workshop on avoiding scams planned at Kingston

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MARION — Unscrupulous people, scammers, are looking for ways to take advantage of seniors and the elderly.

Kingston Residence of Marion is hosting a workshop on “Outsmart the Scammers” on Wednesday, July 26 from 1 to 2 p.m. Jon Hooyenga, Edward Jones Financial Advisor will share vital information on how to spot certain red flags that may indicate a fraudulent encounter.

He will provide resources individuals can turn to in the event they or loved ones are targeted, and steps you can take to protect yourself.

To register for this free workshop, contact Bob Goyer at 740-389-2311 or Refreshments will be served. Kingston is located at 464 James Way, Marion.

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