October 06, 2017
Worried about your financial privacy? So are federal lawmakers. This week featured testimony on Capitol Hill from two executives called before Congress to explain how their companies had put so many consumers at risk: former Equifax CEO Richard Smith and Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan. Falling victim to a hack or a scam can cost you both time and money. And when your resources get diverted, it can become that much harder to prepare for retirement. Take steps to protect yourself and any older adults you’re caring for, since the elderly can be particularly vulnerable to scams.
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