From online schemes to predatory phone calls, many scammers target seniors. But as a caregiver, you can help protect your loved one from financial fraud. Take the following precautions. Be aware of common schemes There are many different scams targeting seniors and being aware of them is one of the most important steps to prevention.
Recently, we welcomed Danielle Murphy, a Consumer Educator from Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office, to our Crystal Waters Retirement Community to give a seminar on avoiding scams. Ms. Murphy understands the difficulties senior citizens face when it comes to avoiding scams and has some tips to share in her guest blog post below. –