Between the ages of 16 and 21, he successfully posed as an airline pilot, an attorney, a doctor and cashed millions in fraudulent checks. In case you didn’t read the best-selling book…spoiler alert…he got caught and his exploits were depicted in the movie Catch Me If You Can starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
For over 40 years, Frank W. Abagnale has advised the FBI on how to outsmart con artists. He is one of the world’s most respected authorities on forgery, embezzlement and secure documents. Now, he’s joined forces with the AARP Fraud Watch Network to help you learn how to spot and avoid scams so you can protect yourself and your family.
Join AARP Maryland and Baltimore County Restoring Elder Safety Today (BC REST) at UMBC to hear Frank's story and learn great tips and tools for protecting your own identity! The pre-event Fraud Prevention Fair will feature organizations fighting for elder justice providing attendees with information on protecting themselves.
Friday, June 15 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Event Center at UMBC 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21250