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Halloween Safety Tips for Senior Citizens

From Examiner.com, 2009, Written by Deborah O’Malley | Chicago Crime Examiner Halloween can be a scary time for the elderly. The little kids accompanied by parents are not a threat, but hordes of costumed teens pounding on doors is nerve-wracking for seniors who worry masked marauders will take note that an elderly person is frail and… Read more »

The Affordable Care Act’s Insurance Marketplace Opens for Business

Written by Marsha Mercer, AARP Bulletin About 7 million people are initially expected to buy health coverage through the Affordable Care Act marketplace in each state. Shopping for health insurance? The health insurance marketplace is now open On the website, insurance companies compete for customers, and it’s easy to compare prices. In the coming weeks and months you’ll see… Read more »

Deadline Extended Six Weeks for Individuals to Purchase Health Coverage

The Obama administration last week said it will give Americans who buy health insurance through the new online marketplaces an extra six weeks to obtain coverage before they incur a penalty, meaning that those who buy coverage through the exchange will have until March 31, 2014 to sign up for a plan. Administration officials said… Read more »

Healthy Recipe of the Week: Protein Pumpkin Oatmeal Pancakes

Do not be mistaken: These are not your average mix-from-a-box pancakes that leave you feeling sluggish in the afternoon. These are protein pumpkin oatmeal pancakes, which have 30 grams of protein and over 7 grams of fiber, making this dish a breakfast to write home about.   Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 15… Read more »

The Biggest Victim of the Debt Ceiling Deal: Your Retirement Savings

Source from The Huffington Post, written by Adam Levin, Former Director New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs; co-founder of Credit.com and Identity Theft 911 The cat fights in Congress over the debt ceiling aren’t just an inside-the-Beltway problem — they’re already a Wall Street problem, and they’re becoming a Main Street problem. There was little to… Read more »

Social Security Generates $87.2 Billion in Economic Activity, Supports 525,000 Jobs in New York State

Source from Stacey Kratz | AARP New York  CONTACT: Erik Kriss ekriss@aarp.org; David Irwin dirwin@aarp.org Photo credit: Backdoor Survival AARP Study Quantifies Social Security Benefits’ Critical Contributions to National, State Economies WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new study from the AARP Public Policy Institute calculates that each dollar paid to Social Security beneficiaries in New York State generates nearly two dollars in… Read more »

Social Security Generates $70 Billion in Economic Activity, Supports 470,000 Jobs in Pennsylvania, According to AARP Study

Source from: Steve Gardner | AARP Pennsylvania Social Security Generates $70 Billion in Economic Activity, Supports 470,000 Jobs in Pennsylvania AARP Study Quantifies Social Security Benefits’ Critical Contributions to National, State Economies A new study from the AARP Public Policy Institute calculates that each dollar paid to Social Security beneficiaries in Pennsylvania generates nearly two dollars in… Read more »

Business Card Exchanges

From the PennSuburban Chamber of Commerce Below are 2 business card exchange events hosted in Montgomery County.   Hosted by Retro Fitness North Wales Date:  Thursday, November 7, 3013 Time:  8:00 am-9:30 am Location:  Retro Fitness 1200 Welsh Road, North Wales PA Cost:  Free Retro Fitness of North Wales is a state of the art facility and has over… Read more »

Mentors in Hospice

Written by Sister Jo Ann Trama, for Journey, a publication from the Immaculate Heart of Mary Center in Scranton,  Pennsylvania Hospice care has been evolving since the 11th century with care for wounded and dying Crusaders. The first hospice opened on the Greek island of Rhodes. Hospices over the centuries were established in France, the… Read more »

CareGivers America using Microsoft Dynamics SL

Provider of in-home care handles payroll and tracks expenses with Dynamics SL   In Brief: CareGivers America, a provider of in-home services for seniors, pediatric patients, and those with disabilities, had outgrown QuickBooks. After researching and selecting Microsoft Dynamics SL, CareGivers reached out to Intellitec Solutions to implement the Solution. After a multi-phased implementation, CareGivers… Read more »