By Lauren Hill A recent study performed by MetLife on financial elder abuse reported that losses from the financial fraud of seniors in 2010 soared to a staggering annual total of $2.9 billion.   This total showed a 12 percent increase from 2008.  Studies like this one seem to indicate that con artists have recognized vulnerabilities…

senior

Unwinding a Senior One of the most daunting tasks in the life of a Senior and their family can be the process of implementing a “Life Unwinding Plan.” “Unwinding”, or preparing a Senior for late-life transitions, can be stressful not only for the senior, but the family as well. Establishing a plan of action prior…

north carolina

By Doug Callahan Ready to retire here in North Carolina? Well, that’s cause for celebration! There are plenty of good times ahead. In fact, the good folks at TopRetirements.com ranked North Carolina as Number 2 on their 2009 Best States For Retirement list. One major factor in choosing a place for retirement is the climate.…