Protecting Elder Americans from Financial Abuse – Toll Free Nationwide Call-in Service

On November 10, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., you can obtain free advice and guidance on how to protect yourself and your loved ones against investment swindles and financial abuse.

Callers will have the opportunity to speak with an adult protective services (APS) professional about elder financial abuse and strategies for keeping yourself or your older loved ones independent.  You can get information on how to recognize the most common ways that older adults are financially exploited and methods for preventing elder financial abuse.  APS professionals can also help you take the proper steps if you suspect that a loved one is currently being financially abused or exploited.

The number to call is 888-303-3297.