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Things You Need to Know About Medicare

Source from AARP Timing is everything Most people are eligible for Medicare when they turn 65, and most sign up for Medicare at that time to avoid late penalties. If you already receive Social Security benefits, you’ll be automatically enrolled. Otherwise, you must apply to sign up. However, if you or your spouse still works… Read more »

RESOURCE: Falls and Fractures

Source from Life Senior Services A simple fall can change your life. Just ask any of the thousands of older men and women who fall each year and break, or fracture, a bone. One third of older adults will fall. One third of those who fall will die. One third will never be able to… Read more »

What To Eat If You Have Diabetes

A healthy diabetes diet may not be as restrictive as you think. Here’s what you need to know about choosing the best foods at home and when eating out. Source from Everyday Health, Written By Beth W. Orenstein, Medically reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, MD, MPH Your doctor tells you that you have type 2 diabetes and a million… Read more »

TAX ADVICE: Tax Deductions

Question: We are paying for most of my Dad’s medical expenses. Are there any tax deductions we can claim? Answer: Yes, you can. The first thing you want to do is to see if you can claim him as a dependent. You and he need to meet two tests to be eligible for the dependent… Read more »

FREE 2014 TAX ASSISTANCE

http://states.aarp.org This year, AARP Foundation is again providing free tax assistance and preparation for taxpayers with low to moderate income through the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program. AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, in its 45thyear, is the nation’s largest free tax assistance and preparation service, giving special attention to those 60 and older.  You do not need to be a… Read more »