Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Monday, August 11, 2014 10:05 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

A recent “Grandparent scam” arrest serves as a reminder to seniors to protect themselves against financial exploitation.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 6:03 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

For $20 per year, a new prepaid card will help protect seniors from scams.

Thursday, February 02, 2012 10:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Financial scammers who repeatedly victimize active-duty U.S. military personnel, veterans and their families are the target of a new database being developed by four government agencies. The Repeat Offenders Against Military database, known as “ROAM,” will track completed enforcement actions against companies and individuals who repeatedly scam military personnel, according to the Consumer Financial Protection