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Spotting a home repair scammer

Spotting a home repair scammer

Spotting a home repair scammer After a hail storm, Doris is approached by a very nice man who says he can evaluate her roof to see there is damage. He confirms the damage and offers her what he calls, "a rock bottom price" to fix her roof. He tells Doris that his...

Self-Care for Caregivers

Self-Care for Caregivers

Self-Care for Caregivers By June Duncan Working as a caregiver to a senior or a younger person who needs help can be both rewarding and demanding. It’s very easy to slide into doing more than you can sustain in a healthy way. Becoming over-extended is particularly...

Finding People you Trust to Help Your Aging Relatives

Finding People you Trust to Help Your Aging Relatives

We have all heard the stories of elderly people being helped by someone who steals from them or abuses them. Sometimes we do not find out this information until the person passes away or it is too late. For example, If your relative sent thousands of dollars in Visa...

Has parenting your elderly parents become your full-time job?

Has parenting your elderly parents become your full-time job?

Janice has to arrange transportation to activities, drive  to doctor appointments and follow up on the recommendations, do shopping for clothes and food and prepare meals and pay bills. She hasn't been able to take a vacation in three years. She is always worried...

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