Senior Scam Alert: Beware of Genetic Testing

You’ve probably noticed a lot of commercials recently on TV and the Internet advertising home genetic testing services. However, senior citizens are being alerted to a scam that is going around regarding genetic testing. Scammers, many of whom claim to

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The Impact Seniors Have on Today’s Real Estate Market

  Today, more than any other time in history, people are living longer and this is having an impact on many fields that haven’t had to deal with this in the past. One of those areas is the real estate

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What is Senior Cohousing and is it for You?

  One of the biggest issues as we grow older is the sense of isolation that you begin to feel. Once you retire, you no longer have direct contact with your co-workers every day and as friends and family also

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How Not to Spend Your Retirement Money

  One of the scariest aspects of life for most retired folks isn’t their personal health, it’s their financial health. Many people lay awake at night worrying about the prospect of not having enough money set aside to remain comfortable

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When Should Seniors Consider Downsizing?

  The Baby Boomer generation has hit senior citizen status and many of them are finding themselves with houses and properties that are now way too much for their needs. But when, exactly, should a senior citizen consider downsizing their

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How to Prepare for Job-Loss for the 50+ Crowd

  Job loss at any age is something that people often don’t want to think about. But if you are over fifty, it can be downright terrifying. The prospect of getting so close to retirement, only to have to start

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Staying Healthy and Active as a Senior

  It’s a fact of life that our health takes a decline as we get older. But that doesn’t mean that we have to give in to “Father Time” and accept diminishing health as just something to deal with. Instead,

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Is a 55+ Community Right for You?

  Once you hit that point where the kids are out of the house and the home is feeling empty, it’s only natural to want to downsize to a smaller space that’s easier to manage. Many people are taking advantage

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How Seniors Should Adjust Their Smartphones

  When it comes to handling new technology, seniors often deal with a reputation as being clumsy or confused. Admittedly, technology is changing so rapidly that it’s hard to keep up with all of the updates and upgrades at any

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How Does Stress Impact Alzheimer’s?

  For years, Alzheimer’s Disease has been recognized as a most insidious disease because of its ability to rob our loved ones of their mental faculties while we helplessly watch them succumb. While the causes are unknown, and no cure

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