“Financial abuse is a common tactic used by batterers to control and isolate their partner. It can have far-reaching and devastating consequences. Because the experience of abuse is different for every woman, this module addresses what women from varying backgrounds may experience when trying to overcome financial abuse.” -Allstate
Here is a PDF Provided by Allstate that illustrates the challenges and ways to address Financial Abuse for victims. This is a great article I recommend abuse victims take a look at, really does a great job of laying everything out with good advice!