Resources for Senior Outreach

AARP Fraud Watch Network AARP offers this Web site that provides alerts on the latest frauds and scams affecting adults 50 and over. The site also contains an interactive map for consumer stories and communication from attorneys general about fraud.

AARP —SBA Webinars AARP and the U.S. Small Business Administration host new webinars and publish previous webinars to educate people who want to start businesses or expand existing ones.

My Social Security The Social Security Administration maintains a Web site that offers quick and secure access to consumers’ personal Social Security information.

Protecting Senior Residents From Financial Exploitation The CFPB offers this guide to help staff of long-term care facilities prevent, recognize, and report elder financial exploitation.

SEC Investor Alerts and Bulletins The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Investor Education and Advocacy offers these Web pages to help keep investors informed.

Senior Money Consumer Education and Training Services (CENTS), in cooperation with the Washington state attorney general’s office, created this video covering reverse mortgages, scams, identity theft, and estate planning.

Alana Golden for CAFLM

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