How to help prevent elder financial abuse

Overview

The financial exploitation and abuse of seniors is a growing problem across the United States. Prevention and early detection are key—that's why raising awareness to recognize the signs and education to help keep you and your loved ones safe are important and Fidelity can help. This course offers steps you and your family can take that will help protect you and those you love.

Objectives

When you complete this course, you will:

  • Understand how to protect yourself and those you love from fraud, risk and abuse
  • Discover Fidelity resources that can help you create a strong family financial safety net
  • Act on some simple next steps, including having a family conversation
Course Outline
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1. Protecting yourself and your loved ones from elder financial abuse Video
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Learn about who may be at risk of financial abuse, the warning signs, and steps you can take to help protect yourself and your loved ones.

Learn about who may be at risk of financial abuse, the warning signs, and steps you can take to help... More
2. Ten ways to stop elder fraud Article
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Become familiar with 10 steps you can take now to help stop financial elder fraud before a crisis develops.

Become familiar with 10 steps you can take now to help stop financial elder fraud before a crisis... More
3. Creating a family financial safety net Article
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Review this guide for a complete list of things you can do to protect the financial safety of yourself and your loved ones.

Review this guide for a complete list of things you can do to protect the financial safety of... More