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U.S. Attorney Cracking Down On Scammers Targeting Seniors

Seniors should be reminded that they should never give out their personal information over the telephone or online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2014

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“Bridging The Gaps Of Life” Event On Saturday

Being a caregiver for a sick or elderly loved one can be tough, but this weekend, you can get some advice.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2014

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Conferences Aim To Protect Senior Citizens From Theft, Fraud

Two conferences are coming to metro Detroit next week to help prevent theft and fraud against senior citizens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

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NASCAR Driver Jeff Gordon Joins Forces With Gleaners

NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon visited Detroit to kick off a month-long food drive with Gleaners and Quicken Loans.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

Law Allows Doctors To Raise Concerns About Driving

A Michigan law allows doctors to alert state officials if they believe a patient’s vision loss, dementia or other age-related health problems could threaten their driving abilities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013

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Wayne State Finds ‘Psychologically Vulnerable’ More Vulnerable To Fraudsters

DETROIT — Older adults with the highest levels of depression and the lowest levels of social needs fulfillment experience higher levels of fraud, according to a new study from Wayne State University and the Illinois […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2013

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Men Plead In $9 Million Ponzi Scheme That Targeted Elderly

Two West Michigan men accused of defrauding investors in a $9 million Ponzi scheme have pleaded no contest to racketeering charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2013

2 Seniors With Dementia Found Dead Outside

Authorities are investigating the separate deaths of two elderly Oakland County residents who suffered from dementia and were found outside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2013

Mich. Senate Panel OKs Removing Judge Age Limit

Some Michigan lawmakers are looking to remove an age limit for judges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2013

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Report: Older Detroiters Dying Earlier

Some say a new report underscores the need for health care reform.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2012

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