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Five Questions To Ask Before Booking A Senior Travel Tour

A 2018 survey found that 70% of people dream of traveling during retirement. That’s no surprise. Travel is fun, even if doing the research, dealing with transportation logistics, and s...

September 16, 2019

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How Wall Buttons Could Protect Your Loved One

Wall buttons are great for placing in high risk areas around your home. It is especially great for the places you spend the most time in and the areas where the floor could get wet....

September 13, 2019

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Keeping Seniors Safe Behind the Wheel

When loved ones begin to experience faltering health, you might be concerned about their ability to drive safely. Some seniors are able to drive well into their 80s, but more often they can ...

September 9, 2019

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Bella Charm Medical Alert Necklace

Don’t sacrifice style for safety – Add any of our Bella Charms to your In-home Medical Alert Necklace to hide the medical alert pendant but keep it’s easy access in case of...

September 6, 2019

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Aging in Place: Living Gracefully Where You Are

It’s a great time to be alive. In 2019, we have many options as to where to live as we get older. In years past the only place you could look forward to as you aged was a nursing home....

August 30, 2019

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Five Important Reasons Your Credit Score Matters In Retirement

Ah, retirement! You’ll have time to travel, reconnect with old friends, try new hobbies, and more. If you have the money, that is. In 2018, Experian reported that people between the ag...

August 27, 2019

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Weather Safety Tips For Seniors

In 2003, a severe heat wave killed 15,000 people in France. The majority of them were people aged 75 and over. As people age, they become more susceptible to the effects of extreme heat. The...

August 8, 2019

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Don’t Allow Adult Children To Poach Your Nest Egg

The average cost to raise a child to age 18 is $233,610. For many families, however, the bills keep coming long after that.  This year, 50% of parents surveyed said they were sacrificing th...

July 31, 2019

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50 of the Best Online Resources for Senior Citizens

According to an article published by the University of Minnesota, as people get older they face a myriad of challenges linked to the problem of ageism. The same article notes that the psycho...

July 29, 2019

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Downsizing Without Discord: Three Ways To Help Your Parents Clear Out Their Stuff

Blame it on Marie Kondo, baby boomers’ fondness for collectibles, or just add it to the long list of things “killed by Millenials,” but the truth is, you don’t really...

July 23, 2019

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