TITLE

New federal office fights financial exploitation of elders

AUTHOR(S)
Karp, Naomi
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Aging Today;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. consumer protection issues especially protection of financial health of the U.S. elder people by the U.S. Office of Financial Protection for Older Americans which is the part of the U.S. Consumer Education and Engagement Division of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). It mentions that the CFPB ensures the markets for consumer financial products are transparent, competitive and accessible to all consumers including rooting out elders' exploitation. INSET: Finances and Dementia: Are Financial Services Providers Ready?.
ACCESSION #
76112408

 

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