Financial Wellness

July 28, 2017
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Save Money (and Enjoy Life) with a CCRC

Everyone knows that a continuing care retirement community is the “luxury” package for seniors after retirement. Continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs), also called Life Plan communities, […]
July 25, 2017
older adult mother and adult daughter

10 Ways to Keep Your Parent from the ER

It’s every adult child’s greatest nightmare: You receive a call at work or in the middle of the night to tell you your parent has been […]
July 20, 2017

Secure Your Future in a Continuing Care Community

For older adults, there is no better security than a continuing care retirement or Life Plan community…if you can afford it.
July 18, 2017

The Cost of Transportation for Seniors

Because cars are the norm for most Americans, we tend to forget the cost of transportation when we consider our cost of living. Even for a […]
July 13, 2017
older couple reviewing paperwork

Success and Your Senior Parent’s Retirement

Retirement is a time to enjoy everything you’ve worked your whole life for. No alarms. No deadlines. No boss. At the same time, retirement is fraught […]
July 11, 2017

Retirement Communities: Rent vs. Buy

If your parents are considering moving, as two-thirds of retirement-age adults do, which is better? Renting or buying? Well, it depends.
July 10, 2017
older couple with paperwork

Can I Afford a Continuing Care Retirement Community?

One of the most common questions we’re asked here at The Apartment Community of Our Lady of the Snows is whether someone can afford it. It’s […]
July 6, 2017
Retirement Asset Scale

4 Retirement Asset Withdrawal Strategies that Work

You’ve spent your entire life accumulating assets in preparation for a risk-free retirement. You’ve solicited advice from financial advisors, friends, and family. Now that you’re retired, […]
June 7, 2017
senior women going over paperwork

Continuing Care Retirement Community Financial Security Checklist

Most people choose a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) because it assures their loved ones will receive a continuity of care throughout their lives. However, if […]
June 5, 2017
older couple with adult daughter

What’s a CCRC (and Why Should You Care)?

As your parents get older, you may be introduced to a host of unfamiliar acronyms, such as IL, ADL, CCRC. IL=Independent Living ADL=Activities of Daily Living […]