Read about all of the financial tools that can help later in life and in-depth information about Medicare and Medicaid.

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What Are Senior Apartments?

When looking for a new apartment, you might come across the term “senior apartments” and you’ll wonder what are senior apartments? The truth is, senior apartments are exactly like regular apartments, except they come with special features designed especially for senior citizens. If you are a senior citizen, though, moving into a senior apartment may …

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Overview of Senior Healthcare Insurance

Healthcare is a top priority for seniors. Yet, healthcare insurance options can be confusing and costly, making it difficult to make the right choice. To help you understand senior healthcare insurance, let’s go through typical options and key considerations for each.  Important note: This information is intended for educational purposes only. All healthcare insurance plans …

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Irrevocable Trust Taxes

This article has been reviewed by a practicing attorney in 2020 This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional legal advice. Always seek the advice of an attorney or another qualified legal professional with any questions you may have regarding your situation. The irrevocable trust is a common estate planning tool.  While …

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How long does it take to get a disability benefits approval letter?

So, you’ve applied for disability benefits and are waiting for your approval letter. You may be wondering what’s taking so long and whether you can expect good or bad news.  The process of applying for disability benefits can be difficult. To give you an idea, only 35% of disability claims are approved on the first …

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