Your Money: One on One - Episode 02 - Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

October 12, 2018
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We continue our discussion about elder financial abuse. In today's episode we focus on the steps you can take to prevent abuse from happening.
 
Our guest is Jonathan Dehmlow and we discuss:
 
  • Durable Powers of Attorney
  • Guardianship
  • Conservatorship
  • What we should be telling our kids or asking our parents
 
 
About our Guest: Johnathan Dehmlow
Estate Planning Specialist, Fields Dehmlow and Vessels
 
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Jon is an estate planning specialist with Field Dehmlow and Vessels.  He is the "preventative maintence" attorney when it comes to protecting yourself from financial scams and abuse.
 
Jon graduated from Wheaton College in Illinois and received his law degree from Baylor University.  He also served in the Army National Guard.
 
Here is how you can get in touch with Jon:
 
(740) 373-5346
 
 

Your Money: One on One - Episode 01 - Elder Financial Abuse

September 6, 2018
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We face many financial risks in retirement. One of those which is often overlooked is being taken advantage of by someone else. Elder financial abuse is a growing problem in the United States. Seniors lose an estimated $36.5 Billion every year to fraud.
 
Our guest Ethan Vessels joins us for an in depth discussion on this topic. We will discuss:
 
  • Examples of abuse he has seen.
  • The Types of abuse by strangers.
  • How the people you know and trust take advantage of you.
  • What type of recourse you might have
  • Some steps you can take to limit your risks.
  • And what you can do if you suspect you or someone you know is a victim of financial abuse.

 

About Our Guest - Ethan Vessels, Litigation Specialist - Fields, Dehmlow & Vessels

Ethan is a litigation specialist with the firm of Fields, Dehmlow and Vessels.  One of his area's of specialization is Elder Financial Abuse.  He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy and The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University.

Ethan's email address:  ethan@fieldsdehmlow.com

Ethan's phone number: (740)374-5346

Website:  www.fieldsdehmlow.com