If You Are Over 60 Years Old, This Free Benefits Online Search Tool Is a Must See

The National Council on Aging created an online tool that helps seniors tap into billions of dollars in Benefits to help pay for healthcare, food and utilities. The Benefits Check Up Tool helps people over 60 years old sift through over 2000 federal, state and private benefit programs they’re eligible for based on their financial…

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Is Insurance the Answer to Long Term Care Planning?

A recent USA Today article states that there is an increase in seniors living over the age of 90. According to author Haya El Nasser “The number of people living to age 90 and beyond has tripled in the past three decades to almost 2 million and is likely to quadruple by 2050”. Seniors who…

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How to Get the Facts in Researching Reverse Mortgages

You have seen them on TV, you have received dozens of pieces of junk mail regarding them, but where do you get the facts and how do you decide if a reverse mortgage is right for you? The best resource for reverse mortgage facts is professional or non-profit organizations. Many reverse mortgage lenders will provide…

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Spring and Summer is a Great Time to Get Moving- Check out the fun of a pedometer

Image via Wikipedia Summer is a great time to increase your fitness level for a better quality of life. Fitness should involve more than just improving your appearance; it is really about maintaining your health. Please remember to talk to your doctor before starting any exercise Regimen.    Aerobic exercise – loosely defined as any physical…

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FreeSeniorCitizensSolutions

Image by Getty Images via @daylife FreeSeniorCitiizensSolutions Mission Statement: To be a free resource for Senior Citizens regarding Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap policies, Discounts for Senior Citizens and other essential information for independent living.   This is an interesting site. It has information on Social Security Benefits, Free Dentures, Dental Care, Jokes, Free Discounts, Sore Feet,…

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Great news! The higher lending limit for reverse mortgages has been extended!

Image via Wikipedia Great news! The Department of Housing and Urban Development released mortgagee letter 10 – 40 which extends the higher lending limit for reverse mortgages until September 30, 2011. The credit limit of $625,500 was set to expire on December 31, 2010. This change in extension of the lending limits will help seniors…

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