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Are Your Children Financially Literate?


Your children may be at risk of making some serious financial mistakes. Talking to them about finances has become less about the nuts and bolts of money and more about putting money’s importance in the correct context. Women are at particular risk. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that only 45% of working women ages 21-64...
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Who’s at Home with Mom or Dad?


Hopefully a Joint Commission Approved Licensed Home Health Care Agency! The Seal of the Joint Commission Accreditation represents the highest standards of medical and ethical practices. Hospitals and Home Health Care Agencies alike are evaluated and accredited by these high standards. Home Health Care Agencies, which have earned the Seal of the Joint Commission, have committed...
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Looking For Ways to Save Money on Your Insurance? Don’t Make These Five Mistakes!


Article provided by Insurance Information Institute Following are the five biggest auto, home, flood and renters insurance mistakes consumers can make, along with suggestions for some better ways to save money:      1. Insuring a home for its real estate value rather than for the cost of rebuilding. When real estate prices go down, some homeowners...
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The Difference Between Dementia and Normal Aging


When the word dementia enters your world and affects you directly, life will change. But a dementia diagnosis doesn’t have to mean the end of a purposeful life. In fact, much of the latest research around memory impairing-diseases is centered on early diagnosis and the positive effect that one’s environment can have on the disease...
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Aging and Disability Resource Center of the Capital Area


The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) launched a new toll-free number: (855) 937-2372 that connects people with trained professionals who can assess an individual’s needs and connect them with long-term care service providers in their area. For Texans who are older, disabled, or are working as caregivers, dialing this line can get...
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