You’ve read that nursing homes can cost up to $8500 a month, assisted living half of that, and home care anywhere from very little to more than the nursing home.  Your first thought might be there is no way I can afford such care. … Read more...

This is a common concern I hear from financial planners.  Many financial planners do a wonderful job of advising their clients on how to invest their money, when to collect Social Security, how to pay less in income taxes, etc.  They manage money and most do a very fine job of it.… Read more...

This weekend’s WSJ features an article titled The Cost of Living Longer.  It describes the difficulty families have finding affordable assisted living facilities for their loved ones.  Facilities are bundling their add on costs into the monthly fee and you may be paying for services you do not need. … Read more...