Choose the Right Finanical Planner
It’s been said that the three most important choices you make in life are your spouse, your career, and your […]
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly
As people age, many find themselves needing help with routine types of care getting dressed, bathing, preparing meals or […]
Hiring Household Workers
Question: The person I just hired to provide in-home care was referred by an agency. Since Ill pay her directly, […]
Is Long-Term Care Insurance Right for You?
Many seniors mistakenly believe that Medicare will cover most of their future health care costs. Unfortunately, Medicare coverage for long-term […]
Reverse Mortgage: Whats It Really All About?
These days, because the costs of living seem to be higher than ever before, a record number of senior homeowners […]
Who Will Manage My Finances?
Hopefully, you’ll always be able to handle your own assets and finances. If, however, you became incapacitated, how would your […]
Organize Your Important Information
Two questions for you: If you became ill and couldn’t handle you financial affairs, would someone else have the information […]
Think Twice (or More) Before Giving Away Your Home
Many people, as they grow older, consider giving away their homes during their lifetimes. We call this a “lifetime transfer” […]
Elder Financial Abuse: A 21st Century Crime
Financial abuse of seniors – the improper or illegal use of an elder persons resources – seems to be growing […]
Elder Financial Abuse Continues to Escalate
Elder financial abuse is very much on the rise. According to the National Council on Aging, between one and two […]
Protect Yourself Ten Terrific Tips
Weve gathered 10 tips for protecting yourself and your privacy from those nasty folks trying to grab your savings. 1. […]
Keep Your Social Security Number Secure
Question: I always thought that my Social Security Number was my most acceptable ID. Why do I often see it […]
Telemarketers: Dont Call Me!
Question: What can I do to protect myself from those pesky telemarketers? Answer: It seems that more and more businesses […]
Medicare Fraud is on the Rise
Be on the look-out! Medicare seems to be sending an increasing number of written statements indicating services from doctors the […]
Identity Theft: Devious and Present Danger
How to Prevent It; How to Deal With It Identity theft is the crime that keeps on taking often […]
Is That Contractor on the Level?
With the home real estate market in such turmoil in California, many homeowners, especially seniors, are considering staying in their […]
Better Snoopy Than Sorry
Heres the situation: You havent seen your elderly neighbor lately, but people youve never seen before are coming and going […]
H.E.L.P.ing Seniors with Food Delivery During Covid-19 Virus
During this desperate time of pandemic we send our warmest greetings from H.E.L.P. and hope you are all staying safe […]
- Substance Abuse Class
Safe Use of Medicines for Older Adults
Jerry looked at his five pill bottles. It was getting hard to keep track of his growing list of medicines. He needed a way to remember what each medicine was for, how much to take, and when.
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Support Services for Seniors Who Hoard
Compulsive cluttering, or hoarding, is defined as the unnecessary retention of objects or animals that may subject the hoarder and […]
California Statutory Will
As a public service, we are now providing for free viewing and print-out the California Statutory Will form. Use of […]