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Peace of Mind After Losing a Loved One

Iris and Harold were high school sweethearts who married in 1958 – she was 18 and he was 21. While she stayed home and raised their two children, Harold worked all his life as a machinist and retired two years ago. As in their younger days, Iris and Harold were enjoying retirement by traveling, and also visiting their children and golfing once a week. They were even thinking of leaving Maryland to be closer to their daughter in North Carolina. […]

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How To Save Money on Long-Term Care

The tips below will help you save money wisely, but don't rely on price alone. MOST IMPORTANT: Because you may not collect for decades to come, be sure to buy from a company that has been around for[...]

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How To Get More From Your Life Insurance Policy

In the past, older Americans with life insurance policies they no longer had use for or could not afford to keep had little option but to let the policies lapse or surrender them back to the issuing[...]

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How To Protect Yourself from Health Care Fraud and Abuse

Information about escalating health care costs is everywhere. What consumers often fail to realize, however, is that much of this inflation is due to health care fraud and abuse. A large portion of[...]

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Fitting Long Term Care into Your Budget

Fitting Long Term Care into Your Budget
For Sam and Peggy Barnes, long-term care insurance was just too expensive. They had met with agents from all of the major insurance companies, reviewed all of the policies, heard all of the sales[...]

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How To Understand Medicare’s New Drug Coverage: Insurance

Between the commercials, the mailings, and the overwhelming media coverage, everyone knows that Medicare is unveiling new prescription drug coverage in 2006. But what exactly is Medicare's[...]

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Policy Makes All the Difference

Policy Makes All the Difference
When Bernice Paul purchased her long-term care insurance policy at 74, her children did not understand why this type of insurance was necessary. After talking with her good friend, Phyllis Felser, an[...]

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A Model Retirement: Money and Legal

A Model Retirement: Money and Legal
Alan and Katharine Jung are truly a model for ideal retirement living. Not only have their retirement living decisions been well thought-out and proactive, but they have also embraced the new[...]

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A Retirement That is More Than O.K.

A Retirement That is More Than O.K.
Two signs hang outside Mrs. Sadie Hofstein's apartment in Martin's Run, a continuing care retirement community in Media, PA. One cheerfully announces, "I'm O.K.," while the other is a more[...]

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