Georgia Bankers Association pledges participation in new ABA campaign to fight elder financial fraud

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Atlanta, GA, September 11, 2015 --(PR.com)-- The Georgia Bankers Association is joining the American Bankers Association Foundation in a new campaign – Safe Banking for Seniors – to provide America’s seniors and their caregivers with tools to prevent financial fraud. Safe Banking for Seniors will mobilize bankers across Georgia to educate older Americans and their caregivers about elder financial abuse.

“Georgia’s bankers play a critical role in the prevention of elder financial fraud from spotting signs of abuse to raising awareness and reporting abuse when they see it,” said Joe Brannen, GBA president and CEO. “We are pleased to be joining the American Bankers Association Foundation in an effort to fight financial abuse of seniors.”