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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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Almost Age 65? Look Out For Medicare Robocalls And Scams

High insurance deductibles cause many seniors to postpone medical care in the years before they’re eligible for Medicare.  Those people really look forward to their Medicare enrollmen...

July 9, 2019

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How Self-Driving Cars Could Improve Seniors’ Quality Of Life

In 2017, only 25% of Americans surveyed felt comfortable with the idea of riding in an autonomous vehicle (AV). More popularly referred to as “self-driving cars,” AVs have a long...

June 27, 2019

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2019 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 1st Place Winner

The 1st Place $1,000 scholarship was awarded to Ben Vogel, who will be graduating from Laguna Beach High School mid-June. He will be attending University of Southern California where he will...

June 4, 2019

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2019 Seniors Helping Seniors Spring Scholarship – 2nd Place Winner

The 2nd Place $500 scholarship was awarded to Caroline Szuflita. Ms. Szuflita will be attending D’Youville College in 2020 to work towards becoming a Physician’s Assistant, with a hope t...

June 4, 2019

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GPS Medical Alert With Caregiver Tracking: Find Dementia Patients Who Wander

In 1967, a New York City local TV director coined this iconic phrase: “It’s 10pm. Do you know where your children are?” Many of those children are now grandparents, and the...

May 28, 2019

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How To Install & Test My In-home Cellular System

Designed for residents without a landline phone. Bay Alarm Medical’s In-home Cellular system runs off of AT&T Network towers (you do not need to be an AT&T customer). With 4G L...

April 26, 2019

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Do You Need A Mobile GPS System?

Stay protected while you’re out and about with our new GPS device. Now with 4G LTE and up to 120 hours of battery life on a single charge.    ...

April 26, 2019

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