Adult children often complain that they don’t want to insult their parents by asking about health information. Other pre-caregivers feel frustrated that parents won’t tell them anything. How do you find out what’s going on. First, accept that the relationship exists between grown- ups. Parents never become total friends, and I do not believe there […]Read More
Many adult children look to the equity in a home to finance long-term care for seniors. Despite what celebrities say in advertisements, reverse mortgages are not an unending pot of gold; they have significant drawbacks. The ads say seniors can reap financial benefits from their homes while they still own them. Let’s look at that, […]Read More
My coach, Monique Carradine, asked me to launch this series because, as an only child, she was very anxious about shouldering future eldercare responsibilities alone. I told her she was in the best possible situation because she wouldn’t have anyone to fight with. I was only half-teasing. Even so, it is better to have partners […]Read More
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