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Is it Too Late to Start a Second Career?

Considering a second career in your golden years? You are in good company. Whether it is doing something that is more enjoyable while paying the bills or work that offers more flexibility and satisfaction, many retirees do think about it. In fact, an annual retirement expectations survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute shows that 74 percent of workers plan to get a new job after they retire.   Duncan Hines started licensing his name to baked goods and mixes, his third career, when he was in his early 70s. And Colonel Sanders become a KFC mogul at the age...

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Does Memory Loss Mean Dementia?

Is it age-related memory loss or dementia? This is a question you might ask yourself when a parent, spouse or aging loved one forgets where they’ve kept something or repeats themselves. The answer is not that simple. According to a study published in a March 2015 release of CDC's journal Preventing Chronic Disease, a total of 12.6 percent of households reported at least one adult who experienced increased confusion or memory loss. The study also shows that in nearly 6 percent of households, all adults experienced increased confusion or memory loss. When there is no underlying medical condition, it may be considered...

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What Paperwork Will I Need to Take to My Retirement Home?

Moving to a senior independent living community? It is a great way to spend your golden years! Now that you will be free from the responsibilities of maintaining a home, you can finally find the time to do all the things you love while enjoying the company of family and peers. Before you move to the senior living community, make sure you have all your documents in order. There are 5 must-have legal documents that will help seniors and their families avoid unnecessary confusion and stress. See a brief overview below. Paperwork to Prepare While Moving into a Senior Living...

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How I Will I Fit All My Stuff In the Retirement Home?

Moving house is an emotional and stressful experience for most people, even if the new home is just down the street. Seniors who are moving to an independent living community might find the transition more challenging. They are not only leaving their home, but in most cases, can only take some of their belongings with them. As a result, the sorting, cleaning and packing can become a long and tiring task. If you or an elderly loved one are getting ready to move to a retirement residence, read our downsizing tips below. It will make it easier to sort out...

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My Parents Reject the Idea of A Senior Living Community, What Should I Do?

It isn’t always easy to see the benefits of a major lifestyle change, especially if someone else is proposing the idea. If your parents are not convinced that the move to a senior living community could make their lives easier, more fulfilling and secure, you may need to show them otherwise. Not sure how you can get them to understand how this move will improve their lifestyle? Call the friendly staff at Wesley Enhanced Living for guidance and read these helpful tips that may persuade your parents to open their minds to the idea of an senior living community. 3...

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