Resources for National Consumer Protection Week
Looking for resources to help older adults in your community protect themselves from fraud, identity theft and scams? This week is National Consumer Protection Week and n4a has a number of resources to help your agency educate your community about fraud and financial exploitation.
- Home Improvement Scams: Tools to Reduce Your Risk
This publication focuses on the growing problem of scam artists causing older adults to lose thousands of dollars and even their homes under the guise of "helping" them to make home repairs.
- Protect Your Pocketbook: Tips to Avoid Financial Exploitation
This brochure provides information and resources on avoiding financial exploitation and offers tips on how to stay safe.
- Answers on Aging™ Financial Exploitation: Safeguarding your Money and Property (only available electronically)
This brochure provides older adults, families and other caregivers with the helpful tips, tools and resources for safeguarding against financial exploitation scams.