Tag Archive | elder fraud

Managing Giving and Mild Cognitive Impairment

Managing Giving and Mild Cognitive Impairment

Simple ways to help someone with mild cognitive impairment manage charitable giving.

The allure of a ringing phone

The allure of a ringing phone

For older adults living at home, a ringing phone is quite alluring. Even the FCC has failed to block the robocallers.

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

A few ways to lock down a loved ones finances.

The law in Virginia to protect elders fails us all.

This is a follow up to my last blog about being subpoenaed in an elder fraud case. Sadly, the commonwealth attorney and police detective both know that the woman stole money money from my client. At 91, she suffers from Parkinson’s but can walk on her own, feed herself (and help feed others), and you […]

It’s time to show up and fight back against Elder Fraud

It’s time to show up and fight back against Elder Fraud

It’s time we prioritized fighting back against those individuals that prey on older adults.

The indignity of aging: Caregiver Exploitation

The indignity of aging: Caregiver Exploitation

In the past few weeks, I’ve been involved with three older adults who have been the victim of fraud and exploitation and it’s both fueling my commitment to serving older adults and whittling away my belief in humanity. It’s been distressing and discouraging on many levels. Every year, the National Council on Aging predicts that […]

Impostor Scams Net $328 Million

Impostor Scams Net $328 Million

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