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Preventing Elder Abuse of Someone You Love – They helped you, now they need your help.

June 18, 2012


Older individuals can be especially vulnerable to financial abuse or exploitation at the hands of others. Individuals with physical or cognitive impairments are at even greater risk. The source of mistreatment may be a stranger or someone an individual trusts — even a family member. As a caregiver, it is important that you are alert to […]

Protect Yourself from Elder Abuse

June 18, 2012


As an older American you are the best and first line of defense against elder abuse in this country.  Don’t shut your eyes to it, it can happen to you, your friends and your family and it ruins lives.  You have saved a life time to be able to care for yourself in old age, […]

Disabled veterans in Texas fleeced by VA-appointed money managers – Houston Chronicle

May 20, 2012


I find this disgusting but you be the judge – read on. ________________________________________________________ Already a convicted petty thief, Mildred Fedd had pressing bills to pay: parking tickets, a faulty sewage system, house payments and the impound lot holding her truck hostage. So she turned to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs and promised – for […]