Hundreds of communities across the United States have created collaborative networks to protect their older residents. This report highlights what elder financial exploitation prevention and response networks do, how they work, how they can work better, and how they can be established.
Research and reports
We study how consumers interact with financial products and services to help identify potential problems in the marketplace and achieve better outcomes for all. Review our reports and analyses to help inform your decisions, policies, and practices. And, see reports that we periodically prepare about the CFPB.
Building a brighter future by saving at tax time
Building and retaining savings is important because it provides a financial foundation on which to plan for the future.
Recommendations and report for financial institutions on preventing and responding to elder financial exploitation
Banks and credit unions are uniquely positioned to detect elder financial exploitation and to take action. This advisory and report include best practices identified by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to help banks and credit unions protect older account holders.