retirement plan

After decades of working hard, you are definitely ready to retire. While you are looking forward to some carefree days doing what you want to do with your time and catching up on all of the tasks you have been putting off until retirement, you are also a bit concerned about having enough money for…

kentucky home care costs

How Much Does In-Home Senior Care in Kentucky Cost? The answer depends on location, type of care, and the provider. Recent surveys allow us to present an overview of in-home care and examples of costs in various Kentucky localities. Non-Medical In-Home Care—Home Care Aides assist with hygiene, laundry, cooking and transportation. Their home visits typically…

identity theft

Not that long ago, your doctor kept all of your health-related data in paper charts stored in a manila folder. Every time you visited your physician, the nurse would take notes in the chart and the doc would add info about your symptoms, prescribed medication and more. If a thief was determined to access your…

kentucky cost of home care

What Are In-Home Senior Care in Kentucky Costs? The answer depends on location, type of care, and the provider. Recent surveys allow us to present an overview of in-home care and examples of costs in various Kentucky localities. Non-Medical In-Home Care Costs Home Care Aides assist with hygiene, laundry, cooking and transportation. Their home visits…

financial harmony

Retirement is something to look forward to. However, according to a 2016 survey from The Employee Benefit Research Institute reported by Time Money, just 69 percent of workers cite that their partners have saved up for retirement. Furthermore, only 35 percent of couples report that they are actively engaged in retirement planning with their spouse.…

medigap

Medicare can be overwhelming because we all have different needs. The Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) can help you select the right Medigap policy for you. There are eleven different Medigap polices with varying coverage ranges. If you are under the age of 65 and on Medicare due to disability, the only plans available…

senior discounts

With the help of Dealhack.com, we have researched and provided a comprehensive list for 2017 of places that offer senior discounts. The fact is, there are a lot of discounts out there that can make life as a retiree, or even as a person over 50, a lot cheaper. Our ultimate guide to senior discounts…

How to Keep Retirement from Aging You

My 81-year-old Aunt Ginny has a theory. As soon as you admit you’re old (for her, that means getting a knee replacement and moving out of her two-level townhouse), that’s when you actually become old. While her implementation of that theory may be a bit extreme, I think she really does have a point, particularly…