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Senior Investors

Have you experienced financial abuse?

Financial abuse is the illegal or improper use of an elderly or disabled person's funds, property, or assets1. It is estimated that financial exploitation costs seniors at least $2.9 billion annually, and that 55% of financial abuse is committed by family members, caregivers and friends2.

If you or someone you care for has been a victim of financial abuse, tell someone you trust or call your local police department.

1 U.S. Administration on Aging, National Center on Elder Abuse (n.d.). Retrieved from

2 National Committee for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, Virginia Tech, Metlife Mature Market Institute (2011). The Metlife Study of Elder Financial Abuse: Crimes of occasion, desperation and predation against America’s elders. Westport, CT

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