Comments for: Seniors, caregivers, service providers get tips on preventing elder abuse

Posted Sept. 11, 2012, at 7:58 p.m.
Last modified Sept. 11, 2012, at 8:26 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — One in every nine people over the age of 60 is the victim of some form of elder abuse, including financial exploitation, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. In Maine, that translates to 33,000 seniors, according to some of the experts who participated in “Outsmarting Financial …

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