In a 1-2 page paper, respond to the following:
What is “financial abuse and what are its indicators?’
Briefly describe the various types of financial abuse practiced against the elderly.
If financial abuse is discovered, what should be done?
What is the role of the Elder Law professional in preventing elder abuse?
Briefly discuss telemarketing fraud as practiced against the elderly. How can it be prevented?
What is meant by “identity theft”?
What can the Elder Law professional do to assist a client who has been the victim of identity theft?
Discuss identity theft. Can it be prevented? What would you recommend a client do to protect himself from identity theft?
The forging or cashing of an elder’s check without specific authorization is an example of which type of elder abuse?
What are some of the common methods employed by identity thieves