Using your FSA for your parent’s medical expenses

Using your FSA for your parent’s medical expenses

Many of us have medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSA) through our employers. These accounts use pre-tax dollars to cover medical and dependent care expenses for ourselves and children. But what many people don’t know is that these funds can also...

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Is it time to consider assisted living?

Is it time to consider assisted living?

(Penny Stine - Sentinel Special Sections) Staying in their own home may be an option that most seniors would prefer, but for some, there’s a point in their lives when it’s no longer the best option. That point, however, is different for everyone, and there are no...

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Aging gracefully: Preventing falls

Aging gracefully: Preventing falls

(CNN) Falls, for older people, are serious. They can significantly impair mobility and independence. They may lead to hospitalization and subsequent placement in a long-term care facility or nursing home. And as you get older, recovery is slower. Falls are the leading...

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Celebrating Women in History Month

Celebrating Women in History Month

Guest speaker Cathy Robert shares stories through the eyes of Molly Brown with residents at the Fountains and The Commons of Hilltop. Part of their ongoing monthly series Cookies & Conversation, Molly Brown was the perfect subject to celebrate Women in History...

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