Oregon has joined 22 states in a new effort project senior citizens from investment fraud.
The national effort is called the Elder Investment Fraud and Financial Exploitation Prevention Program. The program will train medical professionals to recognize seniors who may be vulnerable to scams because of cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s disease, and then refer these at-risk patients to securities regulators and adult services professionals.
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Oregon Joins National Effort to Fight Scams Aimed at Seniors