Are You A Caregiver? There’s An App For That.

February 27, 2012 § Leave a comment

With the all encompassing power of the smart phone, we quite literally can find information on any topic just by hitting a few buttons. The variety of applications that are available for download onto our phones is mindboggling, especially when you consider the Apple App Store alone boasts over 500,000 apps. « Read the rest of this entry »


Tax Tips For The Over 50 Set

February 20, 2012 § Leave a comment

With just under a month left to complete your tax return, hopefully you have either mailed your return or at least started to pull together all of your necessary documents. If you are still working on your 2011 return, you won’t want to miss this week’s blog because we are going to talk about some often overlooked deductions for those over 50. « Read the rest of this entry »

Are They Forgetful or Is It Dementia?

February 14, 2012 § Leave a comment

Sometimes when visiting with an elder we find ourselves repeating a story or fact that we are sure we already told. Most of the time we rack it up to simple forgetfulness. “Maybe they didn’t hear me the first time or maybe they weren’t really paying attention.” But for some seniors lapse in memory is a sign of something more serious to come. « Read the rest of this entry »

Is Insurance the Answer to Long Term Care Planning?

February 6, 2012 § Leave a comment

The following blog post is courtesy of the National Care Planning Council  (

A recent USA Today article states that there is an increase in seniors living over the age of 90.  According to author Haya El Nasser “The number of people living to age 90 and beyond has tripled in the past three decades to almost 2 million and is likely to quadruple by 2050”. « Read the rest of this entry »

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