26 March By Christina Weed | mendasweed

Financial Elder Abuse

elderly woman paying bills
  In California, it is anticipated that the elderly population will grow twice as fast as the rest of the population. Unfortunately, as the population of elderly persons or “Baby Boomers” continues to grow, so do the number of incidents of elder abuse.   Financial elder abuse is a nationwide epidemic. An estimated one in five elderly persons has been subject to financial elder abuse, but as few as one in forty-four cases is reported.…
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