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SEC, FTC Commend AARP Foundation on Fraud Fighting

Tips lead to crackdown on investment scam, elder fraud

AARP Foundation Colorado staff and volunteers recently tipped off the Denver office of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) about a suspected investment scam. The SEC investigated and, as a result, alleges that an organization called "We The People" took $75 million from more than 400 people for what the company called "a charitable gift annuity." … Back to Article

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Tips for Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

(PRWeb.com, June 2014) - The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA), the Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation (SHCPF) and the nation's more than 6,500 community banks are providing tips for preventing the disturbing trend of elder financial abuse. Read

Finances, Desire to Work Keeping Seniors in the Workforce

(The Intelligencer, May 2014) The number of workers 65 and older rose 3 percent between 2010 and 2013, while the number of younger workers under 50 years old fell, according to a recent Gallup poll. Read

Are Boomers Confident About Retirement Saving? Survey Says No.

(Marketwatch, April 2013) - A new survey by the Insured Retirement Institute notes a marked drop in the last two years in boomers' confidence that they are saving enough for retirement. Read