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December 2017

How to Divvy Up Your Family Belongings Peacefully and Sensibly

Posted: 12/28/2017 8:50 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, What’s the best way to distribute my personal possessions to my kids after I’m gone without causing hard feelings or conflict? I have a lot of jewelry, art, family heirlooms and antique furniture, and three grown kids that don’t always see eye-to-eye on things. Planning Ahead

Recognizing and Treating Depression in Retirement

Posted: 12/21/2017 8:44 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Since retiring a few years ago, my husband has become increasingly irritable and apathetic. I’m concerned that he’s depressed, even though he may not admit it. Where can we turn to get help with this, and what, if anything, does Medicare pay for? Concerned Spouse

Financial Help for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Posted: 12/14/2017 8:36 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Are there any financial assistance programs that can help grandparents who are raising their grandkids? I’m raising two grandchildren and could use some help. Struggling Grandma

Simple Home Modifications That Can Help Seniors Age in Place

Posted: 12/7/2017 8:28 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, What tips can you recommend to help make a home safer for aging-in-place? My 76-year-old mother wants to stay living in her own home for as long as possible, but she doesn’t have the money for any big renovations. Concerned Son

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