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Is Someone Stealing from Your Mom? How to Recognize the Signs of Elder Financial Abuse

It can start innocently enough. Your mother mentions that a new “friend” is helping her with her banking. Managing her money has been a source of confusion since your father died, and she’s grateful for all the “good advice.” Or … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Your Loved One Fall Victim to Phone Scams

It’s ten o’clock at night. The phone rings. An 81-year-old woman who lives alone—maybe she’s your mother, maybe your neighbor down the street—is startled from her sleep and lifts the receiver. “Grandma, it’s me,” a tearful girl’s voice says. “I’ve … Continue reading

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