Tips for Managing Parents with Dementia

Imposter Scams Net $328 Million

Imposter Scams Net $328 Million

Call screening services can help protect your loved ones from Imposter Scams.

Joy is the Decisive Test

Joy is the Decisive Test

The path for every individual and family is unique in caring for a loved one. Some families have unlimited resources while others have finite resources and must choose from within the options they can afford. I’m often asked “When is it time to move into a community?” For some, never, and for others the earlier […]

Is someone taking advantage of a loved one?

Is someone taking advantage of a loved one?

I see reports about fraud in the family and am never sure who has the right stats. The National Council of Aging reports one set of metrics, and a recent report from AARP says that 75 percent of the abuse is committed by family, friend, or neighbor. Regardless of the figures, I hope that everyone […]

Do your loved ones have an Umbrella Insurance policy?

Do your loved ones have an Umbrella Insurance policy?

Two options to help protect your loved ones assets when dementia is diagnosed.

The Cascading Impact of Missing Tax Filings

The Cascading Impact of Missing Tax Filings

Many people forget that they need to present their filed taxes when they need a loan.

Be Careful on Your Next Visit to the Doctor

A new low for thieves. Targeting older adults at the doctor’s office.

How do if know if a community is a safe place for mom or dad?

My parents tried to get ahead of having one of us choose a community to help with their care. The bought into a Life Care Community in 1998. However, they never really wanted to live there. It got comical when they told us they didn’t want to really move in yet because that is where […]