Financial Abuse of the Elderly: A Growing Threat – ElderLawAnswers Articles


Cases of elder financial abuse committed by family members and close friends and associates are expected to soar as the population ages, according to a CBS MarketWatch article.

With the baby boomers approach their golden years, the U.S. is on the brink of the largest intergenerational transfer of wealth in its history. Bequests are expected to total $10.4 trillion between 1990 and 2040, according to one study.

 

Financial Abuse of the Elderly: A Growing Threat – ElderLawAnswers Articles.

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Posted on January 5, 2011, in Abuse, Adult Protective Services, Conservator, Elder Abuse, Guardianship, Guardianship Abuse, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Senior Issues and tagged , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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