The pensioner who lost thousands to cold-calling scammers

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Elderly lady with glasses in hand
Elderly lady with glasses in hand

No one should ever engage cold-calling investment salesmen (invariably male) in a dialogue. Just slam the phone down hard as soon as you hear the boiler room's background buzz. Otherwise, they will catch you, play you, rip you off for as much as they can – and then try over and over again to squeeze you for more.