Finances and Fraud

According to national statistics, individuals 65 years old and older constitute only 12 percent of the population but make up 30 percent of scam victims. Learn why the elderly are more at risk, how to identify fraud and what preventative steps can be taken.

Good financial management and careful planning can give peace of mind to you and your loved ones, as well as making it easier to cope with emergency situations. The articles here also describe some helpful financial tips and provide tools for managing income and important documents.

For more information, contact Elizabeth Gambel, Family & Consumer Science Educator at 504/838-1170.
6/24/2010 10:47:30 PM
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