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What to Do When Your Spouse Dies

November 22, 2022
Here is a list, in no particular order, of what needs to be done after someone passes to help you during this difficult time.
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Important Medicare Deadlines

September 7, 2022
Learn the most important deadlines you or a loved one will have to keep in mind for Medicare.
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Family Money & Parental Caregiving

August 19, 2022
Family members of all kinds have fought over money matters since time immemorial, but it may be worse for cash-strapped caregiving families. The costs of caregiving activities, including hiring aides, buying supplie, and covering medical and pharmacy copays, negatively affect family caregivers’ pocketbooks and morale.
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How Can a Senior Live Life Comfortably?

August 3, 2022
Recently, WHO revealed that the percentage of global citizens over 60 years will double from 12% to 22% between 2015 and 2050.
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Can Caregiving Make a Money Mess?

May 7, 2022
If caregiving looms in your future — and it likely does if you’re a daughter, an only child or the one (if you are, you know what I mean) — take time now to protect your financial life.
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Can Playing Golf Lower Dementia Risk?

May 3, 2022
Japanese study found older male golfers were 37% less likely to get dementia.
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Sell Parents' Home for Nursing Care?

April 24, 2022
Reaching the point where you need to consider residential options for your mother can be overwhelming. Not only is it emotionally fraught, there are also financial and legal considerations.
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Should I See My Doctor about This?

March 25, 2022
Any new or unexplained pain should be checked out by a doctor, even if it's not severe.
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What Happens to Parents’ Debt when They Die?

March 17, 2022
Adult children typically don’t have to pay their parents’ bills. However, there are exceptions.  Even when a child doesn’t have to pay directly, debt could reduce what they inherit.
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What Is Elder Law?

February 20, 2022
Estate Planning may not be something you necessarily WANT to think about, but it could protect your interests and wishes long after you are gone.
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