Financial Abuse

by Nicholas Carr B9

Understanding Financial Abuse

It is a form of abuse as serious as any other. It is when an abuser controls their victim's income. Telling them what they can and cannot buy, regulating how they spend the money wither either of them make it, using it however they please regardless. Even jepordizing the victim's job. Anything that hurt's the victim's financial situation is considered Financial abuse.

Examples of Financial Abuse

  • Placing your paycheck in their account and denying you access
  • Stealing your car keys to prevent you from going to work
  • Getting you fired by harrassing your company
  • Using outside funds you raise for personal gain
  • Maxing out credit cards without consent