Elder Financial Abuse – Helping Tips on Prevention, Warning Signs

The FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) recently came out with several tips to help seniors avoid becoming victims to elder financial abuse. Read More

Be Aware of Phony Social Security Administration Calls and other Phone Related Scams

Recently there have been an increased number of phone calls to residents in the JBT region, including some of our own customers, from people claiming to be from the Social Security Administration. During these calls, the caller may talk about the possibility that your social security... Read More

Be Aware of Phony Social Security Administration Calls and other Phone Related Scams

Recently there have been an increased number of phone calls to residents in the JBT region, including some of our own customers, from people claiming to be from the Social Security Administration. During these calls, the caller may talk about the possibility that your social security... Read More

Be Aware of Federal Shutdown Scams

During the current partial federal government shutdown, it’s important to be alert and on the lookout for scams that try to take advantage of the shutdown. During the shutdown the Federal Trade Commission customer complaint system is not operating which may lead to increased fraudulent... Read More

Elder Financial Abuse on The Rise – Tips to Prevent It

Estimates have the amount of money lost by seniors as a result of fraud and other forms of elder financial abuse at around $30 billion a year. Elder abuse fraud continues to increase, affecting approximately 1 in 18 older Americans each year, although experts say the numbers might be higher since... Read More
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