How to Approach Difficult Family Conversations

How to Approach Difficult Family Conversations

Moving from the family home can be an emotionally-charged topic for seniors and their adult children. Approaching essential but difficult conversations during this time can be challenging. Here are a few tips from Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes...
Ten Questions to Ask an Elder Law Attorney

Ten Questions to Ask an Elder Law Attorney

Elder law attorneys cover a wide variety of legal areas, potentially including guardianship, long-term care planning, knowledge of government benefit programs, powers of attorney, estate planning, advance medical directives, elder abuse issues, tax law, retirement and...
Facilitate Life Planning In 3 Simple Steps

Facilitate Life Planning In 3 Simple Steps

Life planning, like so many other things, is often harder to begin than to finish. Society shies away from discussing death and its impact on others. As a result, many things are often left undone until it’s too late. In some cases, this just makes it harder on the...
5 Warning Signs that Your Parent(s) May Need Your Help

5 Warning Signs that Your Parent(s) May Need Your Help

One unfortunate aspect of aging is that living independently can become more difficult. What are some of the warning signs that your mom and/or dad may need assistance? BRUISINGOlder skin bruises more easily and they may not be telling you that they are experiencing...