Category: Eldercare

Scams and Seniors During the Holiday Season

Scams and Seniors During the Holiday Season

The holiday season is meant to be a joyful time.  As for the seniors in our lives, it’s the opportunity for them to enjoy family time together, perhaps even spoil the grandkids a little bit.  But, after reading an article share from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in my LinkedIn newsfeed last week, I […]

December 15, 2015 | By More
Senior Solutions:  Resources for Better Senior Living

Senior Solutions: Resources for Better Senior Living

UPDATED December 22, 2014 Assisted Transition changed its name to Senior Solutions (Senior Living & Care Finders).  The new contact information and website URL has been updated in the Post.  As we have talked about this month, there have been some terrific events held throughout the United States celebrating Financial Literacy month.  On April 6, 2014, […]

May 1, 2014 | By More
Who Commits Elder Financial Abuse?

Who Commits Elder Financial Abuse?

How often have we heard that information is power?  It really is true in so many life experiences, isn’t it?  One of the arenas we have to watch out for is elder financial abuse.  After all, it’s going to become even a bigger issue as time passes.  Why?  We are living longer! Although I always […]

April 16, 2014 | By More
Eldercare and the Administration for Community Living

Eldercare and the Administration for Community Living

When I worked in banking, one of the annual tests I was required to take dealt with the issue of elder financial abuse.  (Check out my Post Elder Financial Abuse: Do You Have to Worry?).  A year never passed that the examples within the curriculum didn’t disturb me.  Candidly, I couldn’t fathom that anyone would […]

March 25, 2014 | By More
Elder Financial Abuse: Do You Have to Worry?

Elder Financial Abuse: Do You Have to Worry?

There are a few topics in the area of money that are disturbing, but like a physician delivering bad news, they must be addressed.  The topic of elder financial abuse is an issue we must talk about here at MoneyBasicsU.  The question to ask yourself is, do you have to worry about elder financial abuse? Elder […]

July 2, 2013 | By More