Tips for Managing Parents with Dementia

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.

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 […]

Healthy Aging Habit 1 – Use ONE Calendar

Healthy Aging Habit 1 – Use ONE Calendar

Having more than one primary calendar will get you into trouble. I have a book that I carry during my work day and sits next to my computer that is my “master” calendar. I sync it up at least every Sunday with my digital calendar that is shared with my family and coworkers. When I’m […]

Happy Healthy Aging Month 2019

Happy Healthy Aging Month 2019

September is Healthy Aging Month. It is defined as a time to celebrate life and help individuals gain a more positive outlook about growing older. This topic is always on my mind as a Daily Money Manager. Everyday, I work with adults over 50+ and see how the choices made and not made impact an individual’s […]