TITLE

Elder Financial Abuse: A View from the Front Lines

AUTHOR(S)
Seal, Catherine A.
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Voice of Experience;2014, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses elder financial abuse (EFA) and ways on how to prevent it. Topics discussed include the Elder Financial Abuse June 2011 study of insurance company Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. (MetLife) which shows that EFA is estimated to amount to $2.9 billion annually, effect of EFA to elders in terms of financially, psychologically, and physical decline, and the use of daily money management programs for older people to better manage their finances.
ACCESSION #
95747621

 

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