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How Boomers Are Putting The Fun In Funeral Planning

We boomers are taking charge and customizing our final sendoffs to reflect our uniqueness. No stodgy cookie-cutter rituals for us.

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Night Owls Have Higher Risk Of Dying Sooner

People who like to stay up late and have trouble dragging themselves out of bed in the morning have a higher risk of dying sooner than people who have a natural preference for going to bed early and rise with the sun.

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How To Death Clean Your Finances

The phrase death cleaning is about getting rid of excess rather than leaving a mess for your heirs to sort out.

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Alzheimer’s Study Finds Spiraling Costs, Family Caregiver Stress

Kristen Beatty’s 78-year-old father, Ray, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s about 10 years ago. Since then, he has developed a sense of paranoia, insomnia and the delusion that people are stealing from him.

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How to Successfully Prepare For Your Digital Afterlife

Digital assets can include emails, photos, videos, documents and online accounts such as bank accounts, investment portfolios, social media accounts among others.

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More Americans with Alzheimer’s Are Dying at Home

Alzheimer’s deaths in hospitals and nursing homes or other long-term care facilities shrank from more than 80 percent to 60 percent over 15 years.

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