Veterans Affairs officials are warning about a spike in scam attempts targeting Veterans’ pensions that could result in serious financial problems for elderly or infirm individuals. Earlier this year, the Federal Trade Commission reported that about 2.8 million Americans filed fraud complaints in 2021, the most on record. The agency estimated that consumers lost more than $5.8 billion to scams last year.

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