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Article on Financial Exploitation of the Elderly: An Overview of Regulatory Action

Christine Lazaro recently published an Article entitled, Financial Exploitation of the Elderly: An Overview of Regulatory Action, Elder Law Studies eJournal (2018). Provided below is an abstract of the Article. Financial exploitation of the elderly is a significant problem. In… … Continue reading

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Elderly Passenger Falls Overboard Sun Princess, Search Called Off

This week, an elderly male passenger, who was reportedly in his eighties, went missing from the Sun Princess as it was 100 nautical miles southeast of Singapore. After a thorough investigation of the area, the search was called off. The … Continue reading

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Elderly pedestrians carnage at Brooklyn car wash

An elderly woman died and her husband is in critical condition after both got hit several times in a freaky car accident at a Brooklyn car wash in New York City. Tuesday afternoon around 3:00 pm, an elderly couple brought … Continue reading

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Rising energy costs hit the elderly hard–so says CRS

RS22826 Impact of Rising Energy Costs on Older Americans March 04, 2008 Energy-related expenditures include spending for utilities and fuel to operate, heat, and cool homes and spending for gasoline and motor oil for private transportation. Energy prices to consumers… … Continue reading

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UCLA study finds that federal elderly poverty standards underestimate living costs for seniors

The federal poverty guideline, used to determine income eligibility for many public programs, covers less than half of the basic costs experienced by adults age 65 and older in the state. This report shows how the new Elder Economic Security… … Continue reading

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