It is sometimes difficult to think specifically about what your purpose in life is, but reminding yourself is good for your health. According to Victor Strecher, author of “On Purpose” and Professor at the University of Michigan’s School of Public Health, It is important to have a purpose, a … [Read more...] about Finding Your Purpose in Life is Good for Your Health
The year was 1981. And my life was definitely destined to change. I was a senior in high school and with that coveted title, I had the privilege to alter my schedule to create free time. I was preparing for the usual senior year items including college applications. The carefree days of senior … [Read more...] about Why Consider Long-Term Care Insurance?
You need to plan for a 3+ decade retirement. This generally comes as a surprise to most people the first time they hear it, but modern medicine continues to extend people's lives well beyond what their parents experienced. As a reminder, the average non-smoking man and woman retiring at the U.S. … [Read more...] about Enjoy the Benefits of Financial Planning: Live Younger Next Year
I was fortunate to attend the Valley Hospital Foundation Lecture Series titled “Passages in Caregiving: The Most Memorable Passage in your Life” last week at the Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. The moving presentation was given by Gail Sheehy, bestselling author and literary journalist. … [Read more...] about Visiting with author Gail Sheehy