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More on Senior Citizen Home Care Options

August 26, 2009 Beth 0

Yesterday we wrote about home care options for senior citizens.  As family members prepare for the care of seniors, it is important to know what options are available, how to know what is right for you, and what to know […]

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Home Care Options for Senior Citizens

August 25, 2009 Beth 0

Home care is an increasingly popular way for seniors to receive medical care and assistance with daily living. Home care allows seniors to remain at home, even though they are unable to care for themselves and do not have family […]

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Ways Your BBB is Reaching Out!

August 24, 2009 Beth 0

Your Tri-State BBB offers valuable information to senior citizens through our Consumer Education Foundation.  With the goal of providing tips, news, and resources about scams, finances, or marketplace trends we hope to help seniors navigate the marketplace successfully.  Our mission […]

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Great News for Seniors!

July 31, 2009 Beth 0

We know that marketplace schemes plague our area consumers and that many target our senior population specifically. I have written before about how to avoid being a victim of fraud (December 2008, July 2009) and am happy to report that we’ve […]

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We Can’t Say it Enough: Give Wisely!

June 30, 2009 Beth 1

I spoke to a senior citizen group at a church last month, sharing stories, in between bites of homemade chicken and dumplings, of common fraudulent schemes aimed at seniors.  They listened intently to my instructions for avoiding healthcare scams and […]

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Protecting Older Americans from Fraud

June 1, 2009 Beth 2

Older Americans are the fastest growing segment of the population to be victimized by identity fraud and internet schemes.  Everyday con artists bombard the telephones, mailboxes and even the e-mail accounts of older Americans. In addition to these newer kinds […]

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Seniors Targeted in Indiana

September 7, 2007 Amy 0

This week, released a video covering an alert from the Indiana Attorney General regarding some fraudulent activities in and around the state. If you have any questions about these, or any other suspicious mailings you’ve received, please contact your […]