036: How to Protect Against Coronavirus Scams


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By Kirsten Howe and Kirsten Howe: Attorney. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Do You Have a Plan That Would Enable a Trusted Family Member to Step in to Protect You from Predators? It’s hard to believe we are living in such scary and uncertain times. Unfortunately, there are still those out there who are taking advantage of that for their financial benefit. The coronavirus has resulted in new twists on common scams that mainly affect seniors – the most vulnerable population. It’s more difficult now, but more important than ever, to stay connected – especially to our senior family members. Scams are much easier to pull off on someone who is isolated, as many older adults are, and especially if they experience cognitive decline as they age. These types of scams cost families millions of dollars every year. But there are things you can do now to protect yourself, your family, and your loved ones. Join me as I discuss the importance of coronavirus estate planning to protect you and your family now. Don’t miss out on my tips to help ensure you get your $1,200 economic impact check ASAP.

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