The electronic infrastructure that powers our digital lives, including seniors aging in place, in retirement communities, assisted living facilities, and in nursing homes, is a service often taken for granted.
Life is full of surprises and twists, and not all of them have a positive effect on the psyche. However, once a senior is in the grasp of depression, it is often difficult to find release.
How you will be able to assess accurately and pay for skilled nursing facility care should the need arise is currently mired in change. Social programs like Medicare and Medicaid set standards; however, most of the facilities only meet federal guidelines part of the time.
As we age, simple things we took for granted as kids become more difficult -- and more expensive. That’s a truth all of us know. What you may not realize is that the aging middle class will face unique difficulties going forward.
A simple blood test can detect the future state of you and Alzheimer's but do you want to know?
Social Security benefits, which are funded through 2 trusts, may not be available for much longer.
Trusts aren’t just for the mega-wealthy.
The decision about where to live should be a high priority as you approach retirement age.
Dangerous misperceptions exist about how much retirement care costs and how to pay for it.
While some facilities are stand-alone solutions for memory care patients, others will offer care that is already integrated into existing facilities that cover more than just the memory care sector.