Understanding the Scams Seniors Face

Start time
10:00 AM Pacific
End time
11:00 AM Pacific

Part of the Family Caregiver Support Series, sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care

 

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Includes Complimentary CEUs

The annual financial loss by victims of elder financial abuse is estimated to be at least $2.9 billion dollars. If you are worried that your clients or another older adult you know are susceptible to scams, this web seminar will offer plenty of advice on how to protect them. It will also examine the ins and outs of senior scams, as well as explaining the top scams. And it will offer real-world advice on preventing and reporting scams against older adults.           

Participants in this web seminar will be able to:

  • List five ways to prevent and report suspected scams against an older adult;
  • Identify eight signs that an older adult may have been victimized by a scam; and,
  • Define the eight most common scams targeting older adults.

Presenter:

Lakelyn Hogan is currently working toward a Master of Arts in Social Gerontology. Lakelyn’s passion for helping others has led her work with aging adults and their families as they navigate the senior care continuum.