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Give Your Family the Gift of Planning for Aging

Give Your Family the Gift of Planning for Aging

(This post originally appeared in the Times of Israel) As the owner of a Geriatric Care Management company, I know first-hand how agonizing it is for adult children to make care decisions for a cognitively impaired parent who has not made his or her wishes clearly...

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How to Protect Your Elderly Loved One from Consumer Fraud

How to Protect Your Elderly Loved One from Consumer Fraud

I recently met “Sarah”, an 80-year-old widow and Holocaust survivor. She lived in the same town as one of her sons and had frequent interaction and visits from her family. Sara had taken a silver, Austrian candelabra which she inherited from her mother to a...

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