Money Monday: Warnings about elder financial abuse

As many as 90,000 adults in Michigan are victims of elder abuse, with many of the crimes going unreported because the victims are too scared to speak out. Watch the video above for tips and protections recommended by Local 4's Rod Meloni, who is a certified financial planner.

Need help? The Michigan Department of Health & Human Services offers services. 

For more information about reporting elder abuse, click here and check out this Financial Self-Defense Guide for Seniors.

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