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How To Care For Your Senior Pets

Just like us, our companion animals are living longer, healthier lives. Also just like us, they require special care and attention as they age.  Animals can’t tell us when something i...

February 25, 2019

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Senior Dating: You’re Never Too Old To Find Love

Valentine’s Day is a touchy subject for singles of all ages. It seems like the whole world is in love – everyone except you. That’s particularly true for single seniors. Ma...

February 25, 2019

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Senior Citizen Discounts: The Big List For Folks Age 50+

Many people dread the day when a young cashier innocently inquires, “do you qualify for our senior discount?”  But relax! A senior discount doesn’t mean you’re ̶...

January 23, 2019

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Five Financial Resolutions For Seniors

Have you made your 2019 resolutions? Only about 40% of people make New Year’s resolutions. Fewer than half stick with their goals at least half the year. That happens when people make ...

January 7, 2019

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Worth of Your Well-Being

We all love the feeling of seeing our bank account grow on payday, but when it comes to getting paid, there’s more to it than just money. For many workers, an essential component of compen...

December 20, 2018

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Three Important Questions Answer Before You Retire

People are often shocked to find out how much “green” it takes to make their golden years comfortable and worry-free. A Gallup survey released in April 2018 found that only 20% o...

December 12, 2018

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Three Holiday Scams That Can Drain Seniors’ Bank Accounts

This may be the “season to be jolly,” but it’s also the season to be cautious.  During the holidays, most people look for ways to be kind and generous. Unfortunately, many...

November 28, 2018

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Nurse Confessions

Nurses could be considered the backbone of the health care profession. Think about it: When you visit a physician’s office, hospital, urgent care clinic, or other health care facility, you...

October 22, 2018

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Medicare Changes Will Help Many Seniors Stay Healthier & Wealthier

In 2011, the New York Times published an opinion piece titled “How Medicare Fails the Elderly.” The author described his struggle to get his mother the care she needed versus the...

October 17, 2018

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Hurricane Michael: How to Keep Your Loved One Safe

Almost one week after Hurricane Michael’s (Category 4 storm) landfall, more than 1 million residents have been affected by power loss, damaged property, and even losing their home enti...

October 15, 2018

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