Real-life Scams:

“I’m calling from Microsoft. Your computer is infected. Please provide us with remote access to your computer and we’ll scanStaying Safe in the Digital Age Flyer it for viruses.”

“For a limited time we are offering free security scans. We’ll install our software on your computer, and get started.”

Sound familiar?


Tech Support Scams are a Big Business

Have you ever been the victim of a computer or phone scan? Do you know someone who has been impacted?

Tech support scams are a huge business. Every day people have their personal data compromised, and money stolen. Under the guise of “security” scammers successfully infiltrate people’s computers and access personal information.

Often seniors are the most at risk of being victimized by scam emails or phone calls.

What should you do? Who can you trust?

Presentation: Staying Safe in the Digital Age

Bergen IT ( is holding a presentation for seniors and their families at Brookdale Senior Living in Paramus, NJ. “Staying Safe in the Digital Age” will focus on practical ways to keep your computer, tablet, and smartphone secure.

During this session you’ll learn about how to:
•    Avoid E-Mail Scams
•    Recognize Scam Phone Calls
•    Use your smartphone or tablet securely
•    Be a savvy web user
•    Know when your computer has been compromised

The presentation is being held:

Monday, November 23rd at 10am

Brookdale Senior Living
186 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652

Please RSVP to Brooke at 201-251-9600.


Join us!

Contact Bergen IT:
Contact us today to learn more about how to protect yourself from scammers.

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