Encore! Money Smart for Older Adults - Sioux Falls
August 07, 2013
Home Federal Bank
225 S Main Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD
With over 50 million Americans aged 62 and older¹, Older Adults are prime targets for financial exploitation both by persons they know and trust and by strangers. Financial exploitation has been called “the crime of the 21st century” with one study suggesting that older Americans lost at least $2.9 billion to financial exploitation by a broad spectrum of perpetrators in 2010.²
Awareness and prevention is the first step. This workshop, developed by the FDIC and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will provide the necessary information on how to prevent financial exploitation and make informed financial decisions.
We will cover the following topics:
• Common Types of Elder Financial Exploitation
• Scams Targeting Veterans• Identity Theft
• Medical Identity Theft
• Scams that Target Homeowners
• Planning for Unexpected Life Events
• How to Be Financially Prepared for Disasters
Join us for this free educational workshop presented by Home Federal Bank!
¹2010 Census: 57 million are 60 and over; 40 million aged 65 and over. ²The MetLife Study of Elder Financial Abuse: Crimes of Occasion, Desperation, and Predation against America’s Elders (New York, NY: MetLife, June 2011).
RSVP by August 07, 2013
Registration is closed.
For more information, please call 605-333-7611 or 800-244-2149.
Home Federal does Personal Banking, Business Banking, Ag Lending , Home Loans, Trust and Asset Management, and Investments. With so much to offer, learn what Home Federal can do for you.