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Fraud Abuse and the Elderly

Fraud Abuse and the Elderly

With the recent death of Harper Lee, the famous author of “To Kill a Mockingbird”, it was recalled that Lee herself had been a victim of financial elder abuse a few years earlier. According to a lawsuit, Lee’s former publisher had “duped” Lee into signing over the copyright to the novel in 2007. Lee had […]

February 22, 2016 | By More
Financial Challenges of Elderly Parents

Financial Challenges of Elderly Parents

The financial challenges of caring for elderly parents are many. The sheer weight of it all often leads to feelings of inadequacy and hasty decisions can cause financial distress.  It begins with communication and getting past the “financial discussions are private matters” many of us heard while growing up. Valerie McLaughlin, of Qual-i-Tax, Inc. in […]

June 27, 2014 | By More