Helping Your Senior

Helping Your Senior

While there is no such thing as a “typical” senior, as they age, there are a few basic lifestyle things a family or friend can do to make their lives more comfortable.

Nearly 15 million older adults in the U.S. live alone, many feeling that they would be a burden on their families if they were to move in with them. In many cases they are ignored and cannot really maintain an active life without some help.  So how can you be helpful without destroying their sense of independence?

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The Spendthrift Trust

The Spendthrift Trust

Of course, you love your grandchildren, but you wish they were more “mature” in their decision-making.  You want to leave them part of  your estate, but you are concerned that they will “blow it” on the vagaries of youth rather than investing it for the types of assets you value as an adult.  What to do?

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National Cholesterol Education Month

National Cholesterol Education Month

September is National Cholesterol Education Month.  Its purpose is to shine a light on a silent condition that has no symptoms but can lead to heart disease through the blocking of your arteries. High cholesterol is often underappreciated as a significant health risk.  As a leading cause of heart disease, it is the leading cause of death around the globe.

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