World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, June 15

It happens much too often. Criminals target the elderly in financial scams, and in 2015 financial fraud accounted for almost 40 percent of complaints, according to the Federal Trade Commission. Often getting money back is […]

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The holidays and the elderly visitor

The holidays are once again barreling toward us and with them come many joys, responsibilities and obligations. The much-anticipated parties, celebrations, gift-giving, decorating and reunions with friends and family are coupled with anxiety, financial stress, […]

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Let the Senior Games begin

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get in shape, Sharon Raham of Wellington has a bit of advice: Just do it. “You’re never too old to be active,” said Raham, 66. A […]