Featured Stories
Forget Vanity, Glasses Serve A More Useful Purpose Retired Women: Authors Want To Hear Your Stories A Simple Thank You Or Compliment Is the Best Gift What Happens To My Estate When I Pass? Ideas To Curb Surprise Medical Bills has Bipartisan Push What Defines Us Drives Our Behavior: What Should You Pay Off Mortgage Before You Retire? Foods For Healthy Aging
 
Laurie, eyesight, glasses

Forget Vanity, Glasses Serve A More Useful Purpose

Ever have something you take for granted, even though it makes your life better?

Inman and Jones penning a book on women and retirement

Retired Women: Authors Want To Hear Your Stories

How does it feel to shift from the engagement and routine of the workplace to having an abundance of unstructured time?

IMG_0721

A Simple Thank You Or Compliment Is the Best Gift

Flowers, chocolate and spa days are nice, but don’t discount the value of a heartfelt “thank you.”

family, grandparent, generational

What Happens To My Estate When I Pass?

Understanding what the postmortem process involves can make you a better and wiser planner for your own estate.

surprisebilling_2

Ideas To Curb Surprise Medical Bills has Bipartisan Push

Surrounded by patients who told horror stories of being stuck with hefty bills, President Donald Trump recently waded into a widespread health care problem for which almost everyone is at risk: surprise medical billing.

Mindy (1)

What Defines Us Drives Our Behavior: What’s Your Obsession

Whatever we seek in order to feel worthy, safe and fully nourished will most likely become an obsession.

House home money

Should You Pay Off Mortgage Before You Retire?

To cover mortgage payments, retirees frequently have to withdraw more from their retirement funds than they would if the mortgage were paid off.

health, healthy, fruit, man, blueberries, eating

Foods For Healthy Aging

Eating healthy becomes more necessary as the risk for heart disease, high blood pressure, Alzheimer’s and other age-related conditions increases as you get older.

Proximity could be key to successful healing prayer

27 September 2010

Findings reported recently from a new international study of healing prayer suggest that prayer for another person’s healing just might help — especially if the one praying is physically near the person being prayed for.

Read the full story

Posted in Health0 Comments

Right at Home: Old World styling for fall

27 September 2010

As Gary Friedman, CEO of Restoration Hardware, said, “We’re coming out of a very modern, minimalist moment in design into a period where people are responding to a mix of historic periods and classical references.”

Read the full story

Posted in Home Decor/Renovations0 Comments

Forced to retire, some take Social Security early

27 September 2010

Paul Skidmore’s office is shuttered, his job gone, his 18-month job search fruitless and his unemployment benefits exhausted. So at 63, he filed for Social Security benefits, three years earlier than planned.

Read the full story

Posted in Finance & Work0 Comments

Bay State receives $1.7 million to help consumers navigate long-term care options

27 September 2010

““We know how difficult it can be for individuals and caregivers to deal with a sudden illness or chronic disease while at the same time trying to navigate through a complex health care system to figure out where to go to get appropriate help.”

Read the full story

Posted in Features1 Comment

Hearing loss: Identify, treat and conquer

27 September 2010

Are you are one of those millions of people who do not hear as well as they once did? If so, you are certainly not alone.

Read the full story

Posted in Features0 Comments

When is a dementia sufferer ready for a long-term care facility?

27 September 2010

When the caregiver can no longer cope with the physical and mental demands of caregiving, he or she should first consider support services.

Read the full story

Posted in Family Care0 Comments