More than 7.3 million older Americans — one out of every five people over the age of 65 — have been victimized by a financial swindle, according to a new survey by Investor Protection Trust (IPT)
President Barack Obama’s recent recommendation that all Americans get living wills resonated with those who have been urging the same thing for years.
It is estimated that about five million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, and about 360,000 people are newly diagnosed each year.
Second marriages are as common in the 50 plus population as they are with younger married couples. Couples who have remarried are often unaware of the legal and financial implications of their marriage.
While more people do estate planning earlier in their lifetimes today, there are many who have yet to take that important step.
f you’re like most people, you probably have a list of reasons why you haven’t established your estate plan.
Stuffing envelopes is out and meaningful work experience is in for a new generation of volunteers.
If you own your own home and believe that it is protected because you have a Declaration of Homestead it is important that you and your loved ones fully understand the law.
Single people get left out of the picture a lot when it comes to retirement. Typically it’s smiling couples who are shown contemplating their sunset years in ads, brochures and magazines.
Even if the candles don’t all fit on the cake, there’s extra reason to celebrate some key older birthdays in the post-meltdown economy.