Seasons Change

Seasons Change

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Huge efforts will be taken to avoid politics at the table, no doubt. We’re also faced with the fact that time goes on without us, and our parents may have deteriorated since the last time we saw them. Vision problems and...

A Cautionary Tale About Retirement

In addition to my business as a Financial Concierge, I volunteer at SilverSource (formerly Senior Services of Stamford). SilverSource is a senior provider network that has been operating for over 100 years, financially assisting older Americans who are in emergency...

An Open Letter to Adult Children of Older Americans

Your mom and dad are getting older. Maybe their memory is deteriorating.  Or they’ve lost some of their mobility and the time has come to get them some in-home care. Before this happens, though, you need to ask yourself: Do they understand the contract they are...