7 Tips for Transitioning to Retirement

7 Tips for Transitioning to Retirement

Making the switch from working full time to retirement can be scary. No matter how much planning you’ve done, having huge amounts of free time can cause a lot of uncertainty, even if it also sounds like heaven on earth. Make transitioning to retirement easier with...
Memorial Day and Seniors

Memorial Day and Seniors

For many people, Memorial Day is about parades, back yard BBQs, and flying the flag. For seniors, though, it’s much more. Many seniors are veterans. They remember every day, watching their brothers in arms dying on the battlefield next to them — many lost family...
What’s Your Legacy? The Importance of Ethical Wills

What’s Your Legacy? The Importance of Ethical Wills

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Technology Makes Aging in Place Easier

Technology Makes Aging in Place Easier

Seventy-five percent of adults over the age of 50 say they’d rather stay home as they age, rather than move to a support-care type facility. A few years ago, this would have been challenging as rides, meals, and other services could be difficult to obtain. Now,...
November is National Caregivers Month

November is National Caregivers Month

In addition to be being National Alzheimer’s Awareness month, November is also National Caregivers month. The purpose of this is to recognize the challenges family caregivers face and to provide them support. To get an idea of the importance of caregivers, let’s take...
Managing Money with Alzheimer’s Disease

Managing Money with Alzheimer’s Disease

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month. One of the first signs of Alzheimer’s Disease can be difficulty managing daily money tasks such as balancing a checkbook or figuring out a budget. Sadly, due to fears of losing independence, people with...