David Mayo talks with V. Venesulia Carr about types of elder fraud, how to prevent it, and what to do if you become a victim

Vicar Group, LLC CEO, V. Venesulia Carr Shares Her Expertise on Television Show Coast Up Close hosted by David Mayo

Vicar Group, LLC CEO V. Venesulia Carr Shares Elder Fraud Awareness as Guest On Tv Show "Coast Up Close" Hosted By David Mayo


19 May 2022 PENSACOLA -- Vicar Group, LLC CEO V. Venesulia Carr shares elder fraud awareness as guest on TV show "Coast Up Close" hosted by David Mayo. Mayo talks with Carr about types of elder fraud, how to prevent it, and what to do if you become a victim.

V. Venesulia Carr provides cybersecurity and information security awareness to help consumers and business protect their finances. Through her television show, "Down to Business with V., V. Venesulia and her company, Vicar Group, LLC, bring awareness to cybercrime and prevention.

Elder fraud can take many different forms, including schemes to steal an elder's money, schemes to take control of the elder's finances, or schemes to get the elder to wire money to a scammer.

"Many people think that they won't become a victim of elder fraud, but that's not the case. Financial fraud is one of the most common types of elder abuse, and anyone can become a victim," said Venesulia.

There are several things that you can do to protect yourself from elder financial fraud, including:

- keeping your finances and personal information private -asking questions and verifying the legitimacy of any requests for money or personal information

- checking your bank and credit card statements regularly for unauthorized charges

- working with an attorney to create a will and power of attorney and

- joining a support group or getting counseling if you have been a victim of elder financial fraud.

For more information on elder financial fraud and how to protect yourself, visit

About Vicar Group, LLC Vicar Group, LLC is a US-based consulting firm specializing in operations and management consulting to bring essential business resources, long-term strategic planning, and practical management solutions to commercial clients, not for profit, universities, and government organizations domestically and internationally. We streamline business processes, remove tactical barriers, and clear the way for continued business success. Vicar Group, LLC's management, and leadership development strategies ensure that clients attract, retain, and refine the best leaders that the industry offers. Vicar Group, LLC executes strategic and tactical assessments providing solutions to complex operational problems to improve business operations. We are efficient, effective, and practical as we implement industry best practices to achieve goals. WE EMPOWER PEOPLE. WE EQUIP COMPANIES. WE IMPACT CULTURES. WE CHANGE THE WORLD. For more information on the Vicar Group, LLC, please visit

About V. Venesulia Carr

V. Venesulia Carr is a former United States Marine, entrepreneur, CEO of the Vicar Group, LLC, and host of the television show Down to Business with V. As CEO of the Vicar Group, LLC. and founder and Executive Director of IDRA the Agency, V. serves as an operations and management consultant, creating strategic plans to help organizations streamline operations, reach peak efficiency, and meet target goals. She is a speaker, consultant, and trainer for businesses, universities, government, and NGOs domestically and internationally.

As a speaker, V. provides thought leadership on monetary policy, the global economy, digital currency, the metaverse, and other futurist technologies and their real-world applications in business, government, and civil society. She is currently using her expertise in the financial sector, providing leadership on operations and projects focused on cybersecurity, fraud mitigation, process improvement, organizational development, digital transformation, and change management.

In addition, V. serves on the Board of Directors for WiCys Florida, ReEntry Alliance Pensacola, and the Greater Pensacola Symphony Orchestra and leads entrepreneurs, executives, and civil leaders through business strategy think tanks in Miami, Washington, DC, New York, and Florida's Gulf Coast.

As host of Down to Business with V., V.'s polished, professional, diplomatic, yet strictly business, no-nonsense sensibilities are on display as she brings awareness to cybercrime, fraud trends, and information security best practices for business owners and the everyday consumer. She is passionate about bringing information security and cyber security awareness to organizations and citizens through briefs and training to aid in risk remediation and scam prevention.


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