November 2010

November 26, 2010; By: Audrey Miller All About Estates Many families will be traveling this week for the American Thanksgiving holiday. If you live in a different city than your parents, the time spent together during the holiday can allow you to see how well they are managing. Be aware of the small things and […]

November 18, 2010; By: Audrey Miller All About Estates I have been reading the recent newspaper articles on the cost of caregiving and how it affects women, especially those ready to retire in the next short while. This also raises the issue of older worker retention and the loss of knowledge that companies anticipate as […]

November 10, 2010; By: Audrey Miller All About Estates The majority of caregiving is provided by family members who are not paid. In some instances, family members leave their paying job in order to provide care for another family member. I have received several calls asking if I can provide a dollar amount for the […]

November 2, 2010; By: Audrey Miller All About Estates Many seniors today are considering taking a reverse mortgage. Why? For those who are house rich but cash poor, it provides for the home owner to receive a lump sum of money, without having to make monthly payments. For those seniors (minimum age is 60 ) […]