Kay H. Bransford

Use It or Lose It Applies to your Memory Too

Use It or Lose It Applies to your Memory Too

Memory loss is not a normal consequence of aging. Use It or Lose It.

Just because I’m having trouble with my short-term memory doesn’t make it OK to exclude me from discussions about me

Just because I’m having trouble with my short-term memory doesn’t make it OK to exclude me from discussions about me

Don’t discount your loved ones ability.

What I Wish I Knew When Dementia was Diagnosed: Find Joy in the Journey (#3)

What I Wish I Knew When Dementia was Diagnosed: Find Joy in the Journey (#3)

Take time to enjoy your loved ones not just care for them

What I Wish I Knew When Dementia Was Diagnosed: The role of Palliative & Hospice Care (#2)

What I Wish I Knew When Dementia Was Diagnosed: The role of Palliative & Hospice Care (#2)

Hospice and palliative care offer comfort and they can serve someone diagnosed with dementia.

What I Wished I Knew When Dementia Was Diagnosed: Anosognosia(#1)

What I Wished I Knew When Dementia Was Diagnosed: Anosognosia(#1)

Your loved one with dementia may not be able to recognize that anything has changed with their thinking and behavior.

There is a Statute of Limitations on IRS Refunds

There is a Statute of Limitations on IRS Refunds

It physically pains me to find someone, through oversight or because of overwhelming life events, failed to do what was needed to get the refund to which they were entitled to receive from the IRS. I just learned this when a client was told by the IRS that the 2014 and 2015 returns she eventually […]

Simplify your Finances – Healthy Habit 30

Simplify your Finances – Healthy Habit 30

The final and one of my all-time favorite habits — and what I made a career out of — is simplifying finances. It is easy to get a new credit card, and often even to open up a new bank account. As our priorities change and our income grows, we often forget or fail to […]