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Paula's story: Scam misery cost Mum living overseas thousands

Paula's story: Scam misery cost Mum living overseas thousands

Paula’s parents took early retirement overseas, but when her Dad passed away her Mum was left to pick up the pieces. Isolated, lonely and vulnerable, Paula’s Mum turned to internet chat rooms and social media for comfort and company but instead found a gang of scammers who took more than £30.000 of her savings.

Arjun's story: Supporting Mum living abroad to manage her money

Arjun's story: Supporting Mum living abroad to manage her money

Arjun’s family is scattered across the globe. He lives in the UK, his sisters in Australia and his 71-year old Mum in India. Not only does he have to coordinate decisions across multiple time zones, but he and his siblings have young families of their own and time for their Mum can be limited. A digital solution that offers secure access to a simple overview of all the financial accounts could help them all to manage Mum’s money better.