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Author Tarkenton, Fran, author.

Title Safe & secure : 10 essential steps for seniors to protect against financial abuse / Fran Tarkenton and Rick Gossett.

Publication Info. ℗♭2019
Washington, DC : Regnery Publishing, [2019]


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Description 152 pages ; 22 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-134) and index.
Contents The crime of the twenty-first century, "elder financial abuse" -- Recognize that you are a target -- Recognize potential abusers -- Admit that you are vulnerable (we all are) -- Simplify your finances -- Make your finances transparent -- Organize your key financial, medical, and legal documents -- Protect your personal identity information (PII) -- Create a circle of advisors -- Consider naming a financial caregiver -- Work with a senior-friendly institution.
Summary Thieves and scammers are on the prowl for easy targets who have significant exposed assets. If you're a senior citizen who saved for retirement, you may be the perfect mark. Tarkenton and Gossett present a practical, up-to-date guide to scam-proofing your savings during your golden years. They share ten specific actions that will turn you from an 'easy' target into a 'hard' target.-- Adapted from information provided.
Subject Older people -- Finance, Personal.
Older people -- Crimes against -- Prevention.
Commercial crimes -- Prevention.
Added Author Gossett, Rick, author.
Added Title Safe and secure
ISBN 9781621578178 (paperback) $14.99
1621578178 (paperback) $14.99

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