Every year, millions of seniors fall victim to financial fraud. Studies show elder financial abuse costs seniors approximately $2.9 billion each year. In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15, Austin Bank is urging older customers and their trusted caregivers to safeguard all personal information and stay alert to the common signs of financial abuse.
What could be worse than exploiting an elderly person by stealing or misusing their money or property?
Millions of Veterans don't know that they are eligible for this benefit. Know a Veteran, tell a Veteran!
Honorably discharged veterans of all U.S. Armed Forces will be able to shop online at the BX/PX - online only, starting on or about Veteran's Day. Veterans need to go to VetVerify.org to submit a verification form to check their eligibility:
Larry Hume of VFW Post 8904 spoke to the members of Center Garden Club on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in advance of Veteran’s Day observance on Saturday, October 10, 2017.