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Common Questions about Financing Senior Living

Common Questions about Financing Senior Living

If you or an aging loved one is considering moving to senior living, you probably have questions about how to cover the costs. Keep in mind that when you factor in all the included services and amenities from landscaping and snow removal to transportation, your loved one’s living costs may not increase by much.

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How Much Does a Memory Care Community Cost?

How Much Does a Memory Care Community Cost?

If an aging loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, you may be planning ahead for the time when your loved one will require a memory care program.

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How Much Does Assisted Living Cost?

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost?

Understandably, one of the first questions families ask about an assisted living community is how much it costs. In many cases, their senior loved one never imagined leaving their home so it’s a topic that was never discussed. The good news is there are options available to meet a variety of budgets.

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How to Organize a Parent’s Health Information

How to Organize a Parent’s Health Information

Are you concerned about the day you’ll have to take over full management of your aging parent’s health care management? Are you a member of the sandwich generation and already strapped for time?

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Medicare Open Enrollment: Frequently Asked Questions

Medicare Open Enrollment: Frequently Asked Questions

Are you or a loved one approaching age 65 and eligible for Medicare? Or is your senior loved one already on Medicare, but would like to make changes to their plan?

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Tips for Talking with Senior Parents About Money

Tips for Talking with Senior Parents About Money

It’s time to have “the talk” with your senior parents. Follow these tips to talk to your parent about money and financial planning.

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What Costs are Included in Monthly Senior Living Fees?

What Costs are Included in Monthly Senior Living Fees?

When you compare the monthly rate of a senior living community with your aging loved one’s mortgage or rent, senior living may seem expensive.

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