New Year’s Resolutions for the Retirement Years

Here are seven attainable New Year's resolutions for retirees!
If you’re thinking that 2018 flew by, you’re not alone! Here we are with another year behind us, and 2019 just around the corner. The start of the new year is a time when many people not only reflect on the events of the past year, but they also plan for...
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The Best Senior Activities for the Holidays

Here are seven things the whole family can do to enjoy the holidays!
The holidays are a special time of year for many families. It's a time to spend together, to reflect on the most important things in life, and to have some fun too.
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Top 6 Benefits of Living in a Retirement Community

Is a retirement community right for you? Check out these 6 benefits to help you decide.
If you’re nearing retirement or have recently retired, most likely you’ve faced a number of important decisions. What age will you stop working? Will you continue to work part-time? Will you stay in your home or relocate? Choosing the right place to live during retirement is an important decision. Many seniors...
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How to Enjoy Your Retirement Years

Let your retirement years be the best years of your life!
After spending decades in the workforce with most of your days already planned out for you, retirement is a huge adjustment. Now you finally have a chance to do all of the things that your busy schedule kept you from doing! In spite of the increased freedom, some retirees are surprised...
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Tips to Plan Now for Your Retirement Years

Why wait to plan for your retirement? Here are some tips to help you plan now for your golden years.
Retirement means different things to different people. But regardless of whether you want to spend your retirement playing at home with your grandchildren, traveling the world, or somewhere in between, you’ll need to plan ahead to make the most of your life after you retire. Many people start planning for retirement...
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Signs Your Elderly Loved One May Be Suffering From Depression and How to Help

Is your elderly loved one suffering from depression? Check out these signs to look for and know how you can help!
Do you find yourself reflecting on recent changes in your aging loved one’s behavior? Maybe your dad used to light up when you mentioned going fishing, but now he’s hardly interested anymore. Or your mom looked forward to your weekly coffee dates, but now there’s always an excuse why she needs to...
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4 Simple Ways to Keep Your Independence as You Age

Here are 4 ways to keep your independence as you age.
Independence is something that we all value, and that doesn't diminish with age. Maintaining as much independence as possible is extremely important to the majority of seniors. Although some health conditions or cognitive issues are beyond our control, there are things you can do to increase your ability to stay...
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7 Reasons Yoga Can Benefit Seniors

7 Reasons Yoga Can Benefit Seniors
September is National Yoga month, making it a great time to incorporate this form of exercise as a part of your healthy lifestyle. If images of participants twisted into human pretzels have you feeling a little hesitant, don't worry. Yoga can be modified to be safe and comfortable for anyone. You...
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8 Signs Your Elderly Parent May Need Help at Home

8 Signs Your Elderly Parent May Need Help at Home
It can be difficult for elderly parents to admit that they need help at home. In some ways, it can be just as difficult for their children to come to terms with it. Realizing that the people who have cared for and supported you for so much of your life now...
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How to Talk to an Aging Parent About Driving

Read these tips to help you talk to your aging parent about driving.
The decision to retire from driving is one of the most difficult ones seniors have to face. Many of them view their ability to drive as the key to their independence. And, though they may realize that failing eyesight or other factors have an impact on their ability to drive safely,...
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