During the early years of your life, your mother and father protected you from the world's dangers. Now that they are elderly and you are their caregiver, it falls to you to protect them. Many people will experience this role reversal with their aging parents. Caregivers should know about the unique threats that senior citizens face that children and mid-life adults usually do not.
Phone scams are becoming more and more common. Sadly, elderly people are often be a target because they may not know any better or realize that the phone call is not from a legitimate source. You may be able to protect your loved ones financially by teaching them about the warning signs of a scam. Here are 3 quick lessons to share with them: