The Growing Problem of Transnational Elder Fraud
Taking Action Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud
The True Costs of Domestic Violence: Financial Fraud and Financial Abuse
Holistic Approach to Leading Transformation of Elder Abuse (HALT-EA)
Expert Q&A: Elder Financial Fraud - Tips for Caregivers
Financial Fraud in the United States, 2017
OVC Directory of Crime Victim Services
National Elder Fraud Hotline
National Elder Fraud Hotline Microsite
Office for Victims of Crime Grant Programs: Victim Services for Older Adults FY 2019 Topical Snapshot
Federal Trade Commission: ReportFraud.ftc.gov
New Federal Trade Commission Website Helps Victims to Report Fraud
Trauma-Informed Responses to Victims of Financial Fraud and Exploitation
Telling the Whole Story: How Collecting Metrics Demonstrates Impact Webinar
Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by OVC Director Jessica E. Hart During the Elder Justice Program Kickoff Training Webinar
Good afternoon, everyone! It’s my pleasure to join you all today.
I’d like to begin by thanking Silvia Torres on my team that is here with us today and a big thanks to Equal Justice Works and Justice in Aging for putting this together and inviting me to speak.
For more than three decades Equal Justice Works has guided law students and lawyers into public...
Expanding Services To Reach Victims of Identity Theft and Financial Fraud
2013 NCVRW PSA—Protecting Elders From Financial Exploitation
This public service announcement, developed as part of the 2013 National Crime Victims' Rights Week Resource Guide, urges you to contact the Eldercare Locator or the National Adult Protective Services Association if you suspect financial exploitation. Visit the NCVRW site for more information.
36th National Institute on White Collar Crime
Online Elder Abuse Training for Legal Service Providers
Victim Assistance Training (VAT) Online
Financial and economic crimes cost American individuals and businesses billions of dollars every year, causing both financial and emotional distress.
Financial fraud occurs when someone uses deception or misrepresentation for financial gain. With ongoing technological breakthroughs and the globalization of commerce, today’s con artists have a new arsenal of weapons to use in defrauding consumers and stealing personal information.
The following resources provide information on fraud.
National Elder Fraud Hotline
Fraud Alert: Scammers Claiming to be with OVC
The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) has received multiple reports that our office's name is being used as part of an imposter scam targeting individuals throughout the country.
OVC is not making these phone calls.
These scammers falsely represent themselves as OVC employees and attempt to obtain or confirm personal information from the call recipient, such as a social security number, or will ask...