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Bank manager pleads guilty to stealing $500k

Oct 03, 2019 - Wells Fargo bank branch supervisor pleads guilty to stealing half a million dollars from elderly customers.

These costs are taking the biggest bite out of retirees’ wallets. Social Security isn’t helping

Oct 02, 2019 - Social Security benefits will increase in an amount that will be announced soon, but experts are concerned that the method for calculating this amount is flawed.

2019 UNIDOP Celebrates “The Journey to Age Equality”

Oct 01, 2019 - The International Day of Older Persons (UNIDOP)'s 2019 theme is to prevent inequality due to age.

95% of people think they could develop dementia with age

Sep 30, 2019 - A research survey focused on people's beliefs regarding dementia has found that there is little understanding of this diagnosis, despite its prevalence.

Your Money: How to Make Seniors Smarter About Financial Scams

Sep 26, 2019 - As many people grow older, they find themselves concerned about financial security while maintaining their independence.

Older People Are Ignored and Distorted in Ageist Marketing, Report Finds

Sep 23, 2019 - A new report by the AARP shows that ageism is reflected in advertising images of senior citizens and that marketing towards this age group of consumers is practically non-existent.