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Taking Action: Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud in Virginia

November 27, 2018

Hosted by the National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC)

In Person (Richmond, VA) – November 27, 2018, 12:30 p.m.

Millions of Americans become victims of financial crimes every year. This training will walk you through the accessible, victim-centered approaches at the heart of Taking  Action:  An  Advocate’s Guide to Assisting Victims of Financial  Fraud.  Learn step-by-step strategies for addressing four major types of financial crime:  Identity  Theft,  Investment  Fraud, Mortgage, and Lending  Fraud,  and  Mass  Marketing  Scams.  Attendees will receive a foundational background on these four major fraud types and will learn about their role as advocates when they encounter victims dealing with financial crime.  We will also discuss specific and concrete action steps that can be taken, along with a multitude of resources available to victims.

This training will take place at the University of Richmond – Downtown in Multi-Purpose Room B01.