Methods to Finance In-Home Care

Methods to Finance In-Home Care

In-home care is the preferred living arrangement for many aging seniors. However, many medical conditions and personal care needs as adults age can cause this to become more difficult due to cost. The cost of in-home care varies from place to place, but generally...
Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

Opportunities for Wartime Veterans

In the past, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released eligibility rules for the VA pension program. VA pension, a tax-free monthly cash benefit, is available to wartime Veterans who served at least 90 days of active duty service with 1 day during a declared...
Are Divorce Rates Up Because of COVID -19?

Are Divorce Rates Up Because of COVID -19?

Are divorce rates up because of Covid? The answer depends on who you ask. Some experts report an increase. The National Law Journal reports that divorce inquiries were up  34% by April of 2020. Mostly couples married less than five years.  And marriages that were...
How to Write a Letter of Intent For Your Special Needs Child

How to Write a Letter of Intent For Your Special Needs Child

Writing a letter of intent (LOI) for your special needs child can help bring them family continuity and comfort after you are gone. As a parent, the most valuable asset your child has is you and your ability to care for them. You, like no other, fully understand the...
What’s the Middle Class to Do about Rising Nursing Home Costs?

What’s the Middle Class to Do about Rising Nursing Home Costs?

The Problem According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, someone turning 65 today will have a 70 percent chance of requiring some long-term care service and support during his or her life. A woman’s average nursing home stay is 3.7 years. For men, it...
Baby Boomers in the New Decade

Baby Boomers in the New Decade

According to the US Census Bureau (Bureau of Census), their numbers are estimated to be 73 million strong in 2020. The baby boom generation is comprised of those Americans born 1946-1964. This generation represents nearly 20 percent of the American public. As they...