Elders’ Risk of Falling Is Falling
A Munich Re subsidiary has come up with a program to reduce falls among seniors — and with them, insurance claims.
Planning For End Of Life Costs
The last few months are usually more expensive than the preceding years, and unexpected long-term care events and uncovered medical services can easily wipe out savings and inheritances.
King vs. Burwell: 5 Patches for PPACA if Court Cuts Subsidies
If the Supreme Court kills federal exchange subsidies, what happens on July 1?
Protecting Your Clients’ Portfolios From Unpredictable Expenses
With growing life spans, rising costs of living and the death of corporate pensions, retirement has become unprecedentedly expensive.
Financial Abuse Starts With Friends and Family, Not Strangers
Americans think they have a clear idea of where financial abuse against seniors starts, but they are wrong, a survey from Allianz Life found.
Saving Exploited Elders
Every day at least 1,000 elderly Americans are financially exploited or abused.
Elder Abuse Resources for Advisors
Find links to more information about when and how to report suspected financial abuse of elders
10 Signs of Financial Exploitation
Kathy Greenlee, assistant secretary for aging at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, estimates about four out of every 10 elders is financially exploited.
Users get to know HealthCare.gov
An exchange system user sees a question about incarceration but no plan menus.
McJobs Malaise: McDonald’s Budgeting Tool Highlights Low-Wage Woes
An online McDonald’s budgeting tool set up to help its employees actually highlights the difficulty of living on McJob wages.