Resources

Resources

Financial exploitation is often defined as the illegal or improper use of an older adult's money, assets, or property.  It can be committed by family, friends, neighbors; trusted professionals; and even strangers.  Depending who is committing financial exploitation, there are important differences in the information provided through these entry points.

Each section provides details about types of financial exploitation, stories of financial abuse and warning signs, where to report, how to fin help, how to protect yourself offers tips.