What to know about Living Wills

In the state of Alabama, any adult over the age of 19 can draft a living will. This directive exists in cases where the author is unable to advise doctors of his or her wishes, either by [...]

7 Confusing Factors of Elder Care

As we and members of our family grow older, there may be a time when we can no longer care for ourselves. Whether brought on by a sudden injury or illness or even just the trials of getting [...]

Signs of Elder Abuse

Do you have an elderly loved one being cared for by someone other than yourself? Can you be certain your loved one is being treated in a positive and humane manner? Unfortunately, abuse is a [...]

What is a Reverse Mortgage?

A “reverse” mortgage is a loan against your home that you do not have to pay back for as long as you live there. With a reverse mortgage, you can turn the value of your home into cash without [...]

Technology and Senior Living

When an elderly loved one is diagnosed with an illness that may prevent them from staying at home, the family can sometimes panic and feel helpless. We all want to live independently for as long [...]