The most difficult discussions to have with your family are the most important. For example, have you talked to your aging parents about plans they would like to have in place when they are no longer able to live in their own home? While it is true that nearly 70% of Americans over the age of 65 will never need long term care, it is probably best to begin these necessary discussions sooner rather than later. In addition to dealing with the fact that your parent or parents are aging, one of the things that make this kind of discussion difficult is cost of nursing homes. The cost factor, however, should be a reason to begin the discussion now, as opposed to waiting.
While the cost of nursing homes can be expensive, some nursing homes actually provide (more…)
20 Jul 2015