Posts Tagged: elderly
How to Avoid Scams Targeting The Elderly
Last week I missed a phone call on my cell phone. I called back and I heard, “Hello, this is the IRS.” I hung up immediately. The IRS will NEVER call on the phone; neither will SoCal Edison or SoCal Gas. These are scams designed to trick the elderly. In this technological age, we need to be extr...READ MORE
Are you old? Should there be a new term used?
Should today’s 70-year-old American be considered “old”? How do you define that term these days? Statistically, your average 70-year-old has just a 2% chance of dying within a year. The estimated upper limit of average life expectancy is now 97, and a rapidly growing number of 70-year-ol...READ MORE