Brochure can help seniors avoid repair scams

While home repairs are a standard part of owning a home, they can open the door to scam artists seeking to prey on vulnerable older adults — but you can avoid being a target.

A new brochure, “Home Improvement Scams — Tools for Reducing Your Risk,” has been released by the Eldercare Locator to provide detailed recommendations that seniors can use to safeguard their financial future. To order a copy, visit the Eldercare Locator at