How to Prevent Elder Financial AbuseElder Abuse Security & ID Theft
Scammers have been gaining the upper hand in bilking an increasing number of seniors out of their hard-earned life savings. Tobie Stanger of Consumer Reports shares several sad, real-life stories and some ideas on how to fight this:
Lies, Secrets, and Scams: How to Prevent Elder Abuse
Also, the Certified Financial Planners Board has published a very helpful, downloadable guide on knowing the red flags and avoiding financial abuse:
Financial Self-Defense Guide for Seniors
All good information to put into practice and share with friends or loved ones who may be vulnerable.