For older adults and their families
As you get older, the decisions you make about your money—including protecting your savings and assets—become increasingly important to your financial security. Whether you’re planning for yourself or helping an aging loved one, we have the resources to help.
Tips to avoid mail fraud
Placemats are available for meal delivery services nationwide with tips to help people protect themselves from mail fraud scams.
Resources for older adults and caregivers
Managing someone else’s money
Millions of people in America are managing money or property for a loved one who is unable to pay bills or make financial decisions. To help financial caregivers, we’ve released easy-to-understand Managing Someone Else’s Money guides.
Protecting against fraud
Protecting savings and assets becomes increasingly important as people age. We have resources and tips to help safeguard finances and protect older adults from scams, fraud, and financial exploitation.
Financial security as you age
Whether you are an older adult, care for one, or provide services to seniors, we have a variety of tips, tools, and guides to help older adults make sound financial decisions as they age.
What the CFPB is doing
Reports and advisories
We research and report on key issues that affect older adults: preventing elder financial abuse and exploitation, Social Security, planning for financial incapacity, reverse mortgages, and managing debt in later life.