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Consumer Protection for Seniors
Links to consumer protection resources for older adults. Compiled by, the official web portal to federal government resources.

Provides useful articles, guides, find an elder law attorney, and calculators.

Managing Someone Else's Money (PDF)
This 24 page document from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau covers Four basic duties of a fiduciary, More things you should know, Watch out for financial exploitation, Be on guard for consumer scams, Where to go for help.

Money & Legal is an organization for caregivers of older adults. This page provides information on a wide variety of topics pertaining to financial and legal matters related to elder care.

Preventing Financial Abuse of the Elderly
Whether the Abuser is an Outsider or Family Member, Here is What to Look ForThis article from Consumer Reports offers advice on preventing financial abuse of older adults.

Reverse Mortgages
A closer look at reverse mortgage advertisements and consumer risks.

Wyoming Elder Law Lawyers
Lawyers who practice elder law listed by city and county.

Advanced Directives

Wyoming Advanced Directives
Provides the Wyoming Advanced Directives form, and a glossary of terms

WYOMING POLST FORM (Physician Order for Life Sustaining Treatment)

Advanced Directives: MedlinePlus
From the National Library of Medicine, this page provides a list of sources on Advanced Directives from government agencies and national associations. Also available in Spanish.

Caring Connections: Planning Ahead
Provides information on Advanced Care Planning, Advanced Directives, Financial Information, Information for Family and Friends at the End of Life, Planning Ahead Checklist, Advance Care Planning Brochure. From the
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization.

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This website answers your questions about Medicare including signing up, costs, coverage, drug coverage, supplements & other coverage, claims & appeals, manage your health, forms, help, resources, find doctors and providers, blogs, news & videos, help with costs, Medicare health plans, how Medicare works with other insurance.

Medicare Interactive
Helps individuals find answers about Medicare benefits. Created & maintained by the Medicare Rights Center.

Medicaid Long Term Services & Support
Provides information on LTC including Home & Community Based Services, Managed Long Term Care & Supports, Self Direction, Integrating Care, Health Homes, PACE, and more.

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