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Seniors Get A Warning On Medical Alert Scam

October 31, 2013

scam alert The Federal Trade Commission took action in March against Instant Response Systems, based on charges of violating telemarketing rules and violations of the unordered merchandise statute. Instant Response Systems is based in Brooklyn, N.Y., and also does business as Medical…

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Seniors Get A Warning On Medical Alert Scam

October 27, 2013

scam alert One Plymouth retiree said his wife got the first call in March after going to an emergency room with a dislocated shoulder. When she got the first computerized call, she pressed one of the numbers to talk to a live person who then firmly insisted she had to accept shipment…

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Seniors Get A Warning On Medical Alert Scam

October 24, 2013

Medical Alert Systems in the Age of Technology

medical alert1 Medical Alert Systems in the Age of Technology Why not tug at the heartstrings a little more and claim that someone cares so much about them that a loved one or medical professional even signed them up for this "free service"? Then, of course, smack someone on a fix…

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Seniors Get A Warning On Medical Alert Scam

October 23, 2013

Better Business Bureau Scam Alert: Medic Alert Robo Calls

The scam could also be a way for con artists to obtain bank or credit card information or even a Social Security number to use later in ID theft. Or a way for someone to pressure seniors into paying for other…

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Choosing A Medical Alert System

October 15, 2013

When comparing different systems, be sure to ask about the pricing, features, and services provided with each one. Some medical alert systems will automatically run a test each week to let users know it is still functioning correctly. Ask Questions About the Response Cente…

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Home Medical Alert System

September 30, 2013

Medical Alert Systems Reviews Site Helps Users Find The Best System For Their Needs

The attendant calls the patient to verify that there is an emergency. If no one answers, an ambulance or nearby friend is sent. Each patient is asked for three ''responders'' - frien…

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