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A Guide to Funeral Planning: How You and Your Senior Loved One Can Prepare

Only 21% of Americans have talked with a loved one about their funeral. Pre-planning is key and can help alleviate stress for the surviving family, save money and allow the chance for a proper and memorable send-off. Here are some factors you and your loved one should consider.

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A Good Side of 65: There Are All Kinds of Benefits Senior Citizens Should Opt Into

Age definitely has its privileges! Take advantage of living life to the fullest in your golden years — and save some money while you’re doing it. In addition to restaurant discounts, seniors are afforded the opportunity to save on hotels, flights and even college tuition. Who offers special savings? See what we have uncovered.

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2018 Gift Guide for Seniors: Give the Gifts of Love, Time, And … These

What do you give the senior loved one in your life who has everything? From photo books to membership of the month clubs, we offer some suggestions on the most thoughtful gifts you can give to grandma, grandpa or any of your elderly family members in our communities.

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Stay Patient with Your Senior Loved Ones During the Holidays

Patience is a virtue, and sometimes the capacity to accept or tolerate the behaviors of a senior becomes overwhelming. It’s extremely important, though, to treat a loved one with respect while at the same time letting go of your frustrations. Here are a few tips on how to do that.

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National Family Caregivers Month: Ways to Say Thanks To Your Protectors

November is National Family Caregivers Month, a time when seniors can show how much they appreciate the heroes and protectors who watch over them on a daily, weekly, monthly and yearly basis. Here are several ideas on things you can do to help prevent caregiver stress, fatigue and burnout.

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