Dear Quentin,

My father is 68 years old, and recently a widower. His wife, my stepmother, had a tight reins on their finances and, as such, he was unable to spend as much or do as much as he wanted. She passed in December. Recently, he has “connected” with someone on Facebook
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— someone that he didn’t know, and a woman that wasn’t a friend with anyone on his friends list.  

I found out about this when he called my brother for help because he had tried to share his Netflix
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account information with her and it wasn’t working. My brother and I both told him that it was very dangerous to share account information and passwords as scammers can use that information to access other accounts or credit card information.  

‘My brother and I both told him that it was very dangerous to share account information and passwords as scammers can use that information to access other accounts or credit card information.’

We asked him to stop talking to her, and to never ever give out account information. Yesterday, I learned…

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