September 20, 2015

Todayís meeting of the GTPCC was held in Community Room of Howell Furniture, 6095 Folsom in Beaumont, Texas 

Attendance:   19 members and  3 guests.

  New Members: 0

  Renewals: 0

Guest Speaker: Ross Jones Financial Rep for UBS Financial Services

Speaker Presentation: Security For Finance And Banking


At 1:30 pm: Dr. Samís Q&A:

Topics discussed:

Our President opened the meeting with suggestion for free iphone apps:


Dr. Sam continued with Q & A.  Topics discussed:


Emails with any browser

Old cell phones use

Cable promotions & cell phone contracts

Banking apps

ooVoo app

Hot spots & WiFi

Router passwords

Latest Apple products


At 2:30 pm: Guest Speaker Presentation:

Our guest speaker, Ross Jones with USB, presented Security for Finance &

Banking.  He spoke to us on several items including:

Different types of frauds

Protecting yourself against fraud


email compromising

Virtual kidnapping

Identity theft

Protecting your data

Credit card breach prevention, such as Met Life Defender

He handed out packets to everyone with helpful advice and useful websites.


3:10pm:  Our President reminded us of next monthís meeting:  Ira Q & A

He also showed us the clubís new USB monitor and explained plans on its useís and proposed use a web cam. 

3:25 pm:  Door prize drawings were held by Jerry McDaniel. (See "Door Prizes" page for door prize winners and donors) 

3:35 pm:  Meeting adjourned.         

Submitted by,

Gwen Jones

GTPCC Secretary