If you've lived in this state for any amount of time you've more than likely heard the term 'Minnesota nice.' But while this term usually refers to our state's exceedingly friendly disposition, it is apparently becoming a targetting tool now for scam artists the world over. And these scammers are getting even more clever in their schemes, targeting our elderly population at an alarming rate.
It's a problem state lawmakers have been keeping their eyes on for quite sometime. And as they wrapped up the 2013 session recently, lawmakers decided to finally do something about these scammers and their propensity to force Minnesota seniors into bankruptcy.