As the use of technology increases, scammers are becoming more skilled in creating opportunities to trick users into fraud.
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), scammers tend to mainly target seniors. After years of potentially saving, seniors may also have excellent credit, making them ideal candidates to scam. Seniors also tend to be more polite and easily persuaded.
Here’s an overview of four common senior scams, including what to look for and what you can do to protect yourself.Read More
The caregiving professionals at various Independence Village communities share their tips for being a successful caregiver, managing the day-to-day stresses of the job and what working with seniors means to them.Read More
Executive Chefs, sous chef and cooks from various Independence Village and StoryPoint Senior Living communities competed in the Annual Michigan Chef de Cuisine Winter Culinary Salon at the Dorsey Culinary Academy in Roseville, Michigan.Read More
Veterans have a special place in the hearts of our communities, and Independence Village of Oxford is no exception. As the meeting point for Miracle Quilts for Our Wounded Troops, our community helps give back to veterans across the world.Read More
Comer Arrington, a World War II Air Force veteran, thought his days of military airplanes were long behind him — that is, until one flew over his home at Independence Village of White Lake. Our veterans have a special place in all our Independence Village communities. Read More.Read More
Culinary excellence may not immediately come to mind when you think of senior living, but it should. Seven chefs from our communities competed in the American Culinary Federation MCCA Chapter — 2019 Annual Culinary Salon VIII.Read More