valuables

That checkbook equals independence

That checkbook equals independence

Work in tandem with a loved one to help instead of just taking away the checkbook.

Impostor Scams Net $328 Million

Impostor Scams Net $328 Million

Call screening services can help protect your loved ones from Imposter Scams.

I could finally let it go.

I could finally let it go.

After 5 years, I can finally let go of my Dad’s key wallet, but realize I don’t need it to remember him.

Be Careful on Your Next Visit to the Doctor

A new low for thieves. Targeting older adults at the doctor’s office.

Seven ways to avoid the health scams targeting seniors

Seven ways to avoid the health scams targeting seniors

The FBI did a presentation in November for AARP that had some valuable information that can help older adults. In working with seniors now, I often seen many of these scams played out and work to undo and recoup money that has been siphoned away through exploitation. The majority of senior scams start when the […]

As we age, changes in our brain make us more susceptible to exploitation.

As we age, changes in our brain make us more susceptible to exploitation.

Changes in our brains as we age make us more susceptible to fraud.

Elder Fraud: The Silent Epidemic

Elder Fraud: The Silent Epidemic

Financial fraud is stealing $36 billion from our elders every year. So often, they don’t recognize it or they are too ashamed to tell family members for fear of repercussions. The Equifax breach is just one more in a long line of complications. One of the things you might do for yourself and your loved […]