How Seniors Benefit from Emotional Support Animals

How Seniors Benefit from Emotional Support Animals

Most of us know what a service animal is, but the use of emotional support animals is becoming more commonplace. An emotional support animal is a companion animal that provides benefits to a person who has an emotional or mental health disorder. In order to be...
A Will is an Essential Part of Your Estate Plan

A Will is an Essential Part of Your Estate Plan

Your last will and testament is a set of legal instructions that communicates your wishes regarding your dependents and how to disperse of your property when you die. If you have people who you love and care for, then creating a will for your peace of mind and their...
When Both You and Your Loved One Need Care

When Both You and Your Loved One Need Care

Family members have a natural desire to assist in providing care to their aging relatives. The love and care many adult children receive growing up become reciprocal, particularly in the case of their aging parents. But with the advent of longer lives, it is not...
Communicating with Your Kids About Their Inheritance

Communicating with Your Kids About Their Inheritance

Many parents feel uncomfortable talking to their kids about their wealth.  Talking about how much money or property you have is usually viewed as taboo.  Asking someone else about what they have is often considered impolite. But failing to talk to kids about how much...
Health and Financial Considerations to Address Before Turning 65

Health and Financial Considerations to Address Before Turning 65

Turning 65 years of age is a milestone on many levels. Before this birthday, there is a hefty checklist that you need to address to continue aging successfully. Overall the most crucial thing to do before turning 65 is to invest your time wisely crafting the best...
Focusing on Your Health Care Power of Attorney During the Pandemic

Focusing on Your Health Care Power of Attorney During the Pandemic

During this COVID-19 pandemic, you should be asking the following question: if you or a loved one comes down with a life-threatening illness, how far would you want extreme life-prolonging measures to be tried? For us who are particularly vulnerable – seniors, those...