April 26, 2018
A confession: I'm an American millennial. Popular lore holds that I enjoy lazy, booze-filled brunches; binge-watching Netflix with my significant other; the faux healthful benefits of working at a standing desk; and taking long sits on the couch staring at a glowing rectangle in my palm. And if you believe the latest headlines, I'm also part of the biggest generation of marks since the 17th-century Dutch bought up tulips like gold-flecked holy water. "Millennials lost money to scams more often than their grandparents," USA Today reported. "Millennials more likely than seniors to fall for online scams", says CBS.