#35 The Great Grandparent Scam
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This episode is about “The Grandparent Scam”, how to start important conversations with your elderly loved ones about various scams, and possible elder abuse.
The FBI estimates that seniors lose more than $3 billion each year to fraud. So what happens when a beloved grandchild calls, begging for money because a bad thing happened to them. Well, you know the answer. That's why this has to be a family conversation, right now.
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