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Seniors and Financial Fraud: How To Spot & Prevent Scams

Financial scammers see the country’s aging population as a target-rich environment: at least 20% of seniors over 65 have been victims. Information technology and social media give con arti...

December 22, 2016

Gjenes Belamide

How To Avoid Medical Alert System Scams

Over the years, seniors have fallen victim to scam artists who exploit their age and vulnerability in order to get money. Thanks to technology, scammers have gotten smarter about how they pr...

April 12, 2016

kayla_quinn

How To Save Money on Medical Bills

Did you know? The #1 cause of bankruptcy in the U.S. is medical bills? In fact, 63% of Americans have larger medical bills than expected, making it difficult for many to pay them off withou...

October 19, 2015

Alan Wu

Will Medicare or Insurance Pay For Medical Alert Systems?

Will my insurance company pay for the cost of a medical alert system? Will Medicare or Medicaid reimburse me for my monthly expenses? Do you offer any member discounts? We get these question...

September 16, 2015

Carli De La Cruz

How No-Monthly-Fee Medical Alert Services Work

You may have heard about “no-monthly-fee” medical alert systems, but you might not understand how they work or if they are right for you or your loved ones. Before making a decis...

September 8, 2015

Alan Wu

The Battle Against Elderly Financial Scams | Bay Alarm Medical Mondays

The issue of elderly financial abuse is something Bay Alarm Medical has continued to discuss over the past year. Financial scams against seniors are pulling over $36 billion annually from th...

June 15, 2015

Alan Wu

How To Care For Parents Despite Geographic Distance

Whether your aging parents are a plane-ride away, or just 20 miles that becomes an hour drive in crazy Bay area traffic – geographic distance for adult children helping Mom and Dad is a se...

May 27, 2015

rosanna_fay

The High Price of Elder Financial Exploitation

If you think financial scams against the elderly are a petty and insignificant crime that will never happen to your loved one – think again. The National Adult Protective Services Associat...

April 28, 2015

rosanna_fay

The Affordable Care Act, Medicare, and Medical Alert Coverage

Many boomers may be wondering how the new Affordable Care Act will affect their Medicare coverage. There are many changes coming down the pipeline with the new healthcare law. The Affordable...

March 10, 2014

Carli De La Cruz

Bay Alarm Medical Joins Feeding America in the Fight Against Hunger

This holiday season, Bay Alarm Medical is partnering with Feeding America to join the fight against hunger. Over the next few months, we’ll be donating a portion of our profits to help...

October 31, 2013

Alan Wu

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