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Financial questions for caregivers and seniors can be quite simple yet seem endless.
Do you know how much money is available to provide care, if needed? Do you know how much homecare services cost? Do you know how much long term care costs?
What about end of life expenses, we don’t even want to think about that but we should. Who will handle these? Is there money for these? If not, who will pay?
Then there are senior scams all over the place. Seems like some solid financial advice is needed!

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash At a time when retirees risk running out of money, making your money last in retirement is more important than ever. A common recommendation is to establish additional income streams and cut your costs as...
In a perfect world, homeowners would have their mortgage paid off long before they hit retirement age. This is ideal, as a hefty monthly mortgage payment can take a sizable chunk out of a fixed income. However, not all...
You’ve by now seen the commercials on television where a famous, now aging actor spews forth about the benefits of older folks seeking a reverse mortgage loan to put cash in their pockets to spend on any number of...
Image credit  Let’s face it. We all know why you’ve put off estate planning for this long. You don’t want to think about your death. And there is no shame in that. Death is scary! But so is the prospect of leaving...
During retirement living, in excess of 50 million individuals depend on Social Security benefits for part or even all of their income. Even though most working Americans don't have any plan for financing their retirements with only Social Security...
You’re looking to start a business in retirement, but you’re not sure what type of business makes sense for you. There are so many different types of businesses you can start these days. Where do you even begin? There’s one key question...
We will all face retirement someday (a fact); thus, saving is the only way to safeguard the future. The money will come in handy when you aren’t in a position to work anymore. However, saving demands a lot of...
Health insurance helps millions of Americans afford the high healthcare costs in the country. In fact, over 90% of the American population is covered by some type of health insurance. Having health insurance is not only important for saving...
I’m a senior; do I need life insurance? Maybe, maybe not. As with any financial decision, the answer depends entirely on you.               Although life insurance has versatile uses, at its essence, life insurance is primarily suited for people who have financially-reliant...
Long-term care insurance is designed to cover expenses related to nursing homes, assisted living, and home health care. To receive benefits, most insurers require that you’re unable to perform one or more Activities of Daily Living: bathing, dressing, eating,...