ABLE Accounts Offer New Investing Possibilities

ABLE Accounts Offer New Investing Possibilities

Prior to now, disabled people could get government benefits such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Medicaid only if they had very little income or if their property was restricted by restrictive trusts. Federal legislation now permits disabled people to set up...
The Benefits of Having a Family Caregiving Meeting

The Benefits of Having a Family Caregiving Meeting

When caring for an aging family member, a family caregiving meeting can be a great way to coordinate communications and activities. These meetings are beneficial for helping to keep all family members abreast of decisions that need to be made, changes in diagnosis or...
Seniors Use Crowdsourcing to Evaluate Areas to Retire

Seniors Use Crowdsourcing to Evaluate Areas to Retire

On average, two-thirds of Americans 65 or older would prefer to age in place, while the other one-third would want to live somewhere else. The family remains the most significant factor when deciding where retirees live, followed by the general livability of an area...
Long-Distance Caregiving During the Pandemic

Long-Distance Caregiving During the Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic presented a dilemma, how to provide caregiving to the most susceptible to the COVID-19 virus. Family caregivers that use to aid their family directly, now find themselves learning how to be long-distance providers during this pandemic. US News...
The Effects of Dementia

The Effects of Dementia

A beloved wildlife expert and famous author, Jack Hanna, has decided to retire because of his battle with dementia. Known as “Jungle” Jack, he left the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, where he served as director, then director emeritus, for 42 years in December...