Respite Care Services in Macomb, MI

On October 17, 2015, Posted by , In Respite Care, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Respite Care Services in Macomb, MI

This Man Lost $9 Million Saving His Grandmother from Elder Abuse Philip Marshall, grandson of the famous philanthropist and New York City socialite, Brooke Astor, recently lost out on an estimated nine million dollars when he was removed from the will of Anthony Marshall, his father, whom Philip testified against…

Home Care Services in Grosse Pointe, MI

On July 4, 2015, Posted by , In Caregivers, By ,,,,, , With Comments Off on Home Care Services in Grosse Pointe, MI

This Man Lost $9 Million Saving His Grandmother from Elder Abuse Philip Marshall, grandson of the famous philanthropist and New York City socialite, Brooke Astor, recently lost out on an estimated nine million dollars when he was removed from the will of Anthony Marshall, his father, whom Philip testified against…

Caregiving Services in Bloomfield Hills, MI

On March 22, 2015, Posted by , In Caregivers, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Caregiving Services in Bloomfield Hills, MI

Hearing Helps Give Older Americans Act an Upgrade Last Thursday, the United States Senate Special Committee on Aging held a specific hearing in order to entertain suggestions for the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act (OAA). Among the people who attended the hearing were researchers, members of senior-focused non-profit organizations, government…

Caregiving Services in Macomb County, Michigan

On February 20, 2015, Posted by , In Caregivers, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Caregiving Services in Macomb County, Michigan

Older Americans Hard-Hit in Foreclosure Rescue Scams A new report by the non-profit Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law shows that the middle-aged and elderly have been severely hit by foreclosure rescue scams—and their numbers are growing. The “rescuers” target victims who are having trouble paying their mortgages by…

Senior Checking Accounts Could Be Costlier for Elderly

On September 6, 2014, Posted by , In Home Care, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Senior Checking Accounts Could Be Costlier for Elderly

Your elderly loved one might be losing money if they’re depositing checks into a “senior checking account,” according to a newly released report from the Pew Center on the States. Senior checking accounts are designed to accommodate the unique banking habits of older adults, which generally include: fewer withdrawals and debit card…

Caregiver News Trends for August

On August 22, 2014, Posted by , In Alzheimer's Disease,Home Care, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Caregiver News Trends for August

Seniors more likely to be scammed by loved ones: Seniors are more likely to be robbed by someone they know than by a stranger, according to a recent report by the Investor Protection Trust (IPT), a non-profit organization dedicated to investor education. An IPT survey of over 700 elder financial experts,…

Scammers Seek to Obtain Medicare Information by Offering Freebies

On June 10, 2014, Posted by , In Caregivers, By ,,, , With Comments Off on Scammers Seek to Obtain Medicare Information by Offering Freebies

Should you or your loved one ever give out your Medicare number over the phone? Absolutely not; says the Better Business Bureau (BBB) in a recent press release regarding several new scams that are singling out Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare masqueraders Scammers have long-sought to swindle seniors by posing as Medicare…