Elderly financial fraud takes many forms but adds up to a sizable hit against seniors: $2.6 billion in losses, according to recent estimates. That doesn’t count one San Francisco entrepreneur who sees a new way to gracefully prevent seniors and elderly parents from siphoning their bank accounts: a locked-down prepaid debit card.

Here are this week’s business events in the Sacramento region.
The Eviva Midtown building, featuring ground floor retail and five stories of upscale apartments at the corner of 16th and N streets, broke ground Thursday. It will be made of prefabricated units manufactured at McClellan Park in a former Air Force hangar. The units arrive by truck nearly complete – right down to the toilets, floor coverings and kitchen cabinets – and are hoisted and stacked by crane.
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If the 80-acre General Mills campus is shuttered next year, as the company announced Thursday, the loss will rip a small hole in the fabric of life for Lodi.

Space Station SpaceX Launch
A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.

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