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How to Protect Aging Parents from Scams and Identity Theft

Elderly care is essential for your aging parents for a number of reasons. One of the main reasons why elderly care is so important is that identity thieves and scammers often target seniors who don’t have anyone supporting them on a day-to-day basis. As a caregiver it is important for you to know how to protect your aging family members from scams and identity theft. 

By |2018-09-11T20:19:40+00:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Elder Abuse & Scams|Tags: , , , , , , |

How to Identify and Prevent Elder Abuse

About 10% of Americans ages 60 and older have dealt with some form of elder abuse, and that only 1 in 14 cases of elder abuse are reported to authorities. How do you help prevent your elderly loved ones from experiencing abuse? Start by looking for signs of abuse, and then use proven strategies for stopping and preventing any further abuse.

Helping Your Aging Parents Manage Their Finances

The last few times you’ve stopped by your elderly parents’ home you’ve noticed a pile of unopened mail on their dining room table, and that several of the envelopes were stamped with “payment due” on the outside. Lately your mom and dad have also been complaining about bill collectors harassing them on the phone. What [...]

By |2018-05-23T11:29:50+00:00May 14th, 2018|Categories: Elder Abuse & Scams|Tags: , |

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