Once a crisis happens and you need long-term care due to an illness, accident, or the impact of aging you and your family have limited options. Planning in advance gives you the freedom of choice.
Being a caregiver for Mom or Dad is hard enough but when they verbally or physically abuse you it makes the role more difficult. You can deal with the situation and plan for your future needs in the years to come.
You may have heard about reverse mortgages but what do you really know? They have become an important option for those age 62 and older. It can help with retirement planning, long-term health care, and more.
Caregivers work hard taking care of you or your family member. Family members do it out of love and responsibility, but paid caregivers often lack the recognition they deserve. In either case, being a caregiver is demanding and saying thank you can be a nice idea.
Future leaders in Alzheimer's disease and dementia research will benefit from funding provided to two major universities in their fight for treatment and cure for dementia. Planning for future costs and burdens of aging is still essential to retirement planning.
According to statistics, many of the COVID-19 deaths have occurred in long-term care facilities. The need for extended care has been growing even before the virus crisis. Families are now researching in-home care for parents and planning for their future long-term care.
When helping your older parents buy new furniture, consider minimizing the risk that the furniture is a safety risk. You want your parents to be independent, safe, and happy. As we get older it becomes more complicated. Planning is essential.
By the time you reach age 50, you possess an abundance of workplace experience and expertise. Many are looking for something fresh and are considering a second career instead of retiring. The options are endless.
The world is getting older and those in nursing homes are facing higher death rates due to COVID-19. The Vatican is urging changes in how we care for elderly worldwide. The Biden Administration is pushing additional tax-incentives for LTC Insurance and caregivers.