Seniors get fleeced out of billions of dollars every year-- and most of it goes unreported

Hanson, Jim
November 2009
Credit Union Magazine;Nov2009, Vol. 75 Issue 11, p29
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The article discusses the increasing trend in elder abuse through financial exploitation in the U.S. It states that exploitation in elders are rampant because they are vulnerable in cognition problem, poverty, loneliness and inexperience. It also offers information on the types of financial abuse among elders as well as suggested initiatives on how to protect the welfare of elders.


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