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February 2015

How to Protect Yourself from Osteoporosis Bone Fractures

Posted: 2/26/2015 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,Can a person in their early 50’s have osteoporosis? When I fell and broke my wrist last winter the doctor that treated me told me I might have osteoporosis. What can you tell me? Worried Ronda

Do You Need To File A Tax Return in 2015?

Posted: 2/19/2015 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,What are the IRS income tax filing requirements for retirees this tax season? I didn’t have to file last year, but I picked up a little income from a part-time job in 2014, and I’m wondering I need to file this year.Part-Time Retiree

Who Should Buy Long-Term Care Insurance?

Posted: 2/12/2015 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Is there a good rule of thumb on who should buy a long-term care insurance policy? My wife and I have a few assets we’d like to protect but we hate the idea of paying expensive monthly premiums for a policy we may never use. Planning Ahead

How to Make Your Bathroom Safer

Posted: 2/5/2015 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,What tips do you recommend for making a bathroom safer and more functional for seniors. My 79-year-old mother slipped and fell getting out of the shower last month, and I’d like to modify her bathroom a bit with some safety features that can help protect her. Searching Daughter