Preventing and Addressing Elder Financial Exploitation: Tips and Tools from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Source: National Consumer Law Center (NCLC)

Published: 2014

Summary:

This webinar will address the growing problem of elder financial exploitation. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and its Office for Older Americans have developed an array of tools to help a broad spectrum of aging and legal services providers prevent and respond to financial abuse of older consumers. This interactive program will cover the CFPB’s consumer complaint process; the Managing Someone Else’s money guides for financial caregivers; the Money Smart for Older Adults awareness program; and other resources to help participants and their communities.

Link: Preventing and Addressing Elder Financial Exploitation: Tips and Tools from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Topics: Financial Abuse, Prevention

Access: Download

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Community, Finance, Legal/Law Enforcement

Level: Advanced, Basic, Intermediate

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