Fraud Videos:Protecting Seniors from Financial Exploitation

Source: The Attorney General of Texas

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Financial exploitation comes in many forms, ranging from employees, caregivers and even family members who take money and property from the elderly without permission, to con artists who wheedle and trick financial information, checks and cold cash from trusting seniors. Employees who deal directly with seniors in banks are uniquely positioned to detect and prevent financial abuse of this kind. Attorney General Greg Abbott recognizes the excellent work of bank employees who have gone the extra mile to protect senior Texans. He is also urging all bank employees to look out for senior customers who may be vulnerable to financial exploitation. You can help!

Link: Fraud Videos:Protecting Seniors from Financial Exploitation

Topics: Cognition/Capacity, Financial Abuse

Access: Download

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Community, Finance

Level: Basic