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October 27 2015

Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Financial Abuse as a Means of Control and Dominance in Domestically Violent Relationships Sources

Statistic Sources:

·      U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Violence Against Women, 2013http://www.ovw.usdoj.gov/domviolence.htm

·      U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2007http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/content/pub/pdf/ipvus.pdf

·      Catalano, S. (2012). Intimate partner violence, 1993-2010. US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=4536

Source Allstate Foundation, Purple Purse: http://purplepurse.com/get-the-facts/about-domestic-violence/statistics

Organizations in the same capacity of note:

Allstate Foundation Domestic Violence Program, Purple Purse: http://purplepurse.com/

National Network to End Domestic Violence Economic Justice Project: http://nnedv.org/projects/ecojustice.html

Nancy Salamone, Author of Victory Over Violence: Nancy’s Story and the Business of Me: http://www.thebusinessofme.com/  http://www.nancysstory.com/

The Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence: http://www.caepv.org/

Related articles:

How Financial Literacy can Fight Domestic Violence, US News and World Report January 30, 2015 : http://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/alpha-consumer/2015/01/30/how-financial-literacy-can-fight-domestic-violence

Financial abuse takes heavy toll on domestic violence survivors: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/24/domestic-violence_n_5611887.html

Money, a powerful weapon in domestic violence: http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/19/opinion/wilson-domestic-violence-financial-abuse/

Financial tools seen as key to escaping domestic violence: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2014/07/24/financial_tools_seen_as_key_to_escaping_domestic_violence_123420.html

Summit focuses on strategies to address domestic violence: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/palm-beach/boynton-beach/fl-bbf-domestic-1014-20151014-story.html