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ELDER FINANCIAL ABUSE OR NOT?

Dec 8th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Diminished Capacity vs Financial Abuse A recent AARP quiz about financial abuse of elders caught our attention.  With the rise in family caregiving over the past decade, the risk of financial abuse of seniors has also increased.  Estimates suggest 55% of elder financial abuse in the United States is committed by family members. But when [...]