Holidays are not the time to talk about afterlife arrangements

Holidays are not the time to talk about after-life arrangements

Remember when our parents, in their frustration said, “talking to you is like talking to a wall!?” Most of us laughed and thought nothing much of it.

A scam for all seasons

It’s a sophisticated message that sounds official and the scammers know when we hear anything related to the IRS, we cringe.
Elder fraud: What can you do?

Elder fraud: What to do if you’ve been scammed

What if this is your mother or father? What can you do? First, act quickly. Once you know that a scam was set in place, change the phone number, and change it as often as necessary.
The Silver Life - Empty nest - how to find a new home

Fear of losing home to Medicaid contributed to elder abuse case

It is a common misconception that the state will immediately take a Medicaid recipient's home.
The Silver Life - Elder Fraud

Elder fraud: As I see it

Once personal information has been released, a senior citizen has lost their identity almost forever.
Email Scams

Don’t be a sucker! Stay off the S*it List!

The power is in the repetition. If I see it over and over again, well then it must be true!
Mall parking lot scams

Seniors: Watch for the Holiday scams

What about the people in the parking lot looking for the senior who is preoccupied with something?

Cupid may not live on the internet

He's handsome, he's a businessman and interested in everything you like. He's also a conman.

When sunshine is not free

Solar scavengers are selling you a bucketful of problems including long-term leases, liens on your homes, and equipment that came from a landfill.

And in a flash, it’s gone

If you own cryptocurrency, or are thinking about investing in digital currency, you will need a technical access plan, meaning a way to ensure your successors can access your digital wealth for your Executor or Trustee.