Guest post by Tracey Larson, Vice President and Special Projects Manager, Bank of American Fork Tracey Larson is the financial representative for the Governor’s Commission on Aging and is our resident age-friendly expert. Tracey will be presenting at the World … Continue reading
Have you heard the story of how we came to be so involved in helping to protect our senior customers, and other seniors nationwide, from fraud? We became involved, in part, because of a girl who wanted to help her … Continue reading
Ways to lighten your load when you’re helping with a loved one’s finances. Are you a caregiver? Are there caregivers in your circle? Help is available. Here are some of the tools available to help you manage your loved one’s … Continue reading
Be on the watch to prevent senior exploitation.
Families and caregivers nationwide have stories about an older person close to them who has been taken advantage of financially. We need your help to spread the word that families and communities need to put checks and balances in place … Continue reading
Putting checks in place, not blame Families are often together during the holidays, making it a great time to talk about how everyone can be involved in protecting senior family members from financial abuse. Some shy away from money talk, … Continue reading
June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Many think of physical abuse when they hear the phrase, but often overlook another common way elders are abused: financially. Financial elder abuse is rampant across the country, including in Utah, as outlined below: What … Continue reading