helping your parents

Family members gather for a holiday dinner.

How to Come Together for a Senior Living Family Conclave

To make the transition to a senior living facility easier on your loved one, you have to work together as a family. But it isn’t effortless.

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Quitclaim Deed Fraud Increasingly Targets Seniors

A quitclaim deed is a legal document for transferring ownership in a property to someone else. These deeds are most commonly used by family members to transfer ownership of a house—between… (Read More)

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Property Tax Exemptions Can Give Seniors a Break

Seniors often live on a fixed income, and they can face financial trouble when their property taxes rise. Even if their home is fully paid for, senior homeowners still must… (Read More)

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How to Resolve Problems With Senior Housing

Moving your parent into a nursing home or assisted living facility is stressful enough. But what if they start to call you with complaints about the service or care they… (Read More)

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Spending the Holidays at a Senior Living Center

While moving to a senior living facility is always a big transition, the first holiday season in a new home can be daunting—but it doesn’t have to be. Between community… (Read More)

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Aging in Place: What You Need to Know

While there are many options in senior living communities, most older people prefer the home where they have been living. Staying in one’s home and one’s community as one ages… (Read More)

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3 Important Hurricane Safety Tips for Seniors

Hurricanes affect coastal areas on a seasonal basis, as residents of those areas are well aware. But hurricane safety is especially important for older people. “They have a lot more… (Read More)

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Beware These Scams Targeting Seniors

It’s a fact: the elderly are huge targets for scams. According to the Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer Sentinel Network, 47% of all reported fraud complaints between 2011 and 2013 came from… (Read More)

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Do My Parents Qualify for Medicaid?

If you are confused about who can qualify for Medicaid, you aren’t alone. While Medicaid provides much-needed assistance for many seniors, figuring out what you can get—and how to get it—can be a… (Read More)

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How to Reach Parents Who Don’t Want Help

The talk. You know you need to have it. You notice your parents aren’t able to keep up with some elements of their lifestyle any more. You see crisis in… (Read More)

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