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When Seniors Are Scammed, Their Caregivers Suffer Too

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There are horrible people who take advantage of vulnerable seniors. Scams and financial fraud cost seniors in the United States an astonishing $36.5 billion per year, according to a study from True Link, which found that the amount scammed was 12 times higher than researchers previously thought. The scammers are sneaky. Almost half of the $36.5…

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Proposed Bill in California to Make Discrimination Against LGBT Nursing Home Residents Illegal

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California advocates for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people are grappling with the needs of the growing community of LGBT seniors. Two State Senators from San Francisco introduced a bill in the California State Senate called the "Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Long-Term Care Facility Resident’s Bill of Rights," which would make it…

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Financial Advisers & Regulators Set The Pace To Protect The Elderly

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Financial exploitation among our elderly population has become a growing problem and a widespread concern. With many older adults containing accounts with financial institutions, advisers and regulators are making it their priority to prevent and protect the vulnerable from enduring the daunting act of financial abuse. Read to learn more about which financial advisers and regulators…

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