Tips for Managing Parents with Dementia

The allure of a ringing phone

The allure of a ringing phone

For older adults living at home, a ringing phone is quite alluring. Even the FCC has failed to block the robocallers.

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

Simple Steps to Safe Guard a Loved Ones Finances

A few ways to lock down a loved ones finances.

Do I schedule the colonoscopy?

Do I schedule the colonoscopy?

When do you decide to stop following certain health care recommendations?

Mom is back in the hospital

Mom is back in the hospital

When the primary caregiver fails, it’s really hard to quickly pick up the pieces. In this case, Mom has been caring for Dad with Alzheimer’s, but now Mom has health issues that landed her in the hospital. If the caregiver ends up in the hospital, the mad scramble from Plan B begins.  Most families are […]

When a Credit Freeze Makes Sense

When a Credit Freeze Makes Sense

There is now no charge to freeze your credit and for many, it makes sense to do it now.

Driving, Dementia, and the Right to Drive

Driving, Dementia, and the Right to Drive

Kids want their parents to be safe, and their parents want to maintain their independence.

What to look for in a Memory Care Community

The 5 things to look for in a memory care community before moving a loved one.