A New Tool from the CFPB and FDIC to Prevent Financial Exploitation of Older Americans

A New Tool from the CFPB and FDIC to Prevent Financial Exploitation of Older Americans

Did you know that financial exploitation results in older Americans losing an estimated 2.9 billion dollars annually? It is estimated that for each case that is reported, 43 others go unrecognized. Now, there is a new tool available to […]

Older Americans Month Guest Blog: The State of Older Americans and Savings

The State of Older Americans and Savings

Older Americans Month – May

By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Manager

The numbers are shocking.

• In 2012, the average credit card debt among adults aged 65+ was $9,283 (Demos).

• One-third of senior households has no money left over each month or is in […]

Older Americans Month 2012

Older Americans Month 2012 Never Too Old To Play!

May is Older Americans Month, a perfect opportunity to show our appreciation for the older adults in our communities. Since 1963, communities across the nation have come together to celebrate Older Americans Month—a proud tradition that shows our nation’s commitment to recognizing the contributions and […]