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Dining and Socialization Are Very Beneficial for Seniors

Published: May 29, 2023

People are social beings and are most likely to thrive with an extensive network of friends and family. This is true throughout life and can become even more crucial for older adults. Unfortunately, life events can leave seniors isolated, affecting their physical, emotional, and mental health. Making new friends and developing an active social life […]

How to Talk with Your Senior Parents About Their Finances?

Published: May 18, 2023

When assisting senior citizens with their finances, it is important to remember that every individual has unique financial needs and concerns. This is especially true when working with seniors because they likely have different priorities and financial situations than younger people. Considering their current health and state of mind is key when discussing finances, as […]

What Advantages Are Available for Seniors in Independent Living?

Published: May 13, 2023

New York residents have good choices when it comes to independent senior living communities. A senior person or couple must decide when it is time to move to a senior living community. Selling their home for the best price will be important. Choosing the best independent senior living community for the long term that meets […]

What Activities Help Seniors to be Active?

Published: February 15, 2023

As people age, staying physically active can be challenging. Staying active is one of the most important things for maintaining health and well-being. Some key activities help seniors stay mobile, fit, and engaged, including everything from organized exercise classes to more leisurely pursuits. This piece will look at various activities for keeping seniors moving and […]

Tips to Help Start Your Search for Senior Living

Published: November 9, 2022

In their golden years, seniors want new experiences after retirement, and they might downsize to maintain an adventurous lifestyle. Selling the family home and moving into a senior community gives them more affordable housing and leaves more money to spend on traveling and entertainment. As they start their search for the right senior living community, […]

Assessing Your Financial Needs When Considering Independent Living

Published: August 12, 2022

There’s a reason that the time after retirement is often called “the golden years.” It’s a time of life when many people finally get a chance to do what they want after decades of working hard at their jobs. Millions of New York and New Jersey retirees move to communities designed around their needs. Community […]

How To Know An Independent Living Community Is Right For You

Published: June 6, 2022

Retirement is an exciting time for seniors. It means they are finally free to do whatever they want each day of their life. There are no more alarm clocks, bosses, or tiring work schedules to tie them down. Independent seniors want affordable housing and a better quality of life during retirement. A senior community such […]

Protecting Seniors from Scams

Published: April 30, 2022

Countless seniors fall victim to scams each year. Scammers recognize the vulnerability of individuals in this age group and take advantage of that vulnerability. Sadly, a person’s safety and retirement funds are on the line. Seniors tend to be more trusting and will provide their financial and personal information without hesitation.  One problem law enforcement […]

Design Your Ideal Retirement With an Independent Living Community

Published: April 19, 2022

Thousands of New York residents save for years so they can retire. But it takes more than careful investing to achieve a happy, fulfilling retirement. Adult children may live far away, seniors can get lonely, and even the most robust people may need help with some areas of everyday life. Maintaining a family home can […]

The Financial Benefits of Independent Living

Published: March 9, 2022

When planning for retirement, seniors consider the advantages of downsizing and moving into a senior-based apartment community. For many of these individuals, the choice is a no-brainer, but it’s not always an easy choice for everyone.  There are many financial benefits of downsizing; starting with getting an even larger nest egg from the sale of […]