- Thursday January 31, 2013
- 9:30am - 12:00pm
- Aging in Paradise Resource Center, 2nd floor, Longboat Island Chapel, 6200 Gulf of Mexico Drive
- Contact Phone:
The seminar features Cynthia Palmieri, who is a certified Geriatric Care Manager and a graduate from the University of South Florida. She has 30 years of experience as a professional care manager and works with Reba Rogers, CPA at CPA Secure Aging in Bradenton. Her work is to protect individuals through measures designed to put safety around their assets and educate people on ways to protect themselves. She also describes several types of financial scams and how to avoid them.
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