November 21, 2014 1:00 PM
Focusing on the important role victim service providers in law enforcement and prosecutor’s offices have in recovery from elder financial exploitation, this webinar would provide victims service providers with clear directions and action steps for VSPs to recognize, report, and assist in the recovery of elder financial exploitation. Speakers from a prosecutor’s office, a law enforcement office, and the National Center would focus on victim-centered practices and provide concrete resources for victim service providers to utilize to assist with recovery.
November 14, 2014 1:00 PM
Focusing on the important role of APS in recovery from elder financial exploitation, this webinar will draw on speakers including a director from a state Department of Human Services and a national expert from the National Adult Protective Services Association to provide clear directions and action steps for APS workers to recognize, report, and assist in the recovery of elder financial exploitation. This will pay particular attention to proper reporting and victim-centered practices and mandatory reporting.
Focusing on the important role of financial institutions in elder financial abuse recovery, this webinar would draw on speakers from Wells Fargo and FINRA to provide clear directions and action steps for financial institution employees to recognize, report, and assist in the recovery of elder financial exploitation. This would pay particular attention to proper reporting and victim-centered practices and mandatory reporting.
Clayton Gerber, Postal Inspector, and Kate Lawrence will share prevention and outreach resources, enforcement options, and provide important information on how consumers can respond to fraud in the mail, with a particular emphasis on lottery fraud.
Prevention that works
Resources for "When Fraud is Stamped"
Investment fraud harms the financial futures of individuals, damages market safety, and traumatizes victims. Recovering from investment fraud can be difficult, both financially and emotionally. This webinar will bring together representatives from the Securities and Exchange Commission, the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority to discuss what reporting and recovery options are available to consumers and victims, as well as providing an understanding of how investment fraud enforcement happens.
September 10, 2014 2:00 PM
The Financial Crime Resource Center of the National Center for Victims of Crime and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation present the webinar Advanced Identity Theft Responses, to provide experienced advocates with advanced techniques for working with identity theft.
December 12, 2013 2:00 PM
The webinar features two experts in the identity theft field. Merry O’Brien, Project Director, National Identity Theft Victims Assistance Network Project, and Hazel Heckers, Victim Advocate, State of Colorado, will outline what identity theft is and provide steps to recovery from identity theft that focus on both the short and long-term approach, including case examples from the many years of experience of the presenters.
November 14, 2013 2:00 PM
More than 30 million Americans are victims of financial fraud every year. Now there is a groundbreaking tool to help victim advocates navigate the many resources available to aid victim recovery. This hour-long webinar will walk you through the accessible, victim-centered approaches at the heart of Taking Action: An Advocate’s Guide to Assisting Victims of Financial Fraud.