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Reverse Mortgage is More Versatile than Ever Before


Whether it’s retirement security, funds for extraordinary expenses, or even the purchase of a new home, a reverse mortgage can be the perfect solution. Seniors 62 and over have the opportunity to make the equity in their home work for them AND live mortgage payment free. Supplement Retirement: Retirement has changed drastically over the years. It...
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Holiday Recipe: Brown Bag Turkey


Submitted by: Zoe Frost, Senior Account Executive, Dallas & Fort Worth Seniors' Guides I love this easy, no fail recipe because the turkey is always super moist. 1 Whole Turkey 2 Stalks Celery Roughly Chopped 1 Carrot Roughly Chopped 1 Onion Cut into Quarters 3-4 Crushed Garlic Cloves Olive Oil Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Take everything out of the turkey and add veggies...
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Two Advisers Sanctioned for Registration Violations in Securities Sales


Texas Securities Commissioner John Morgan on Dec. 10 entered Disciplinary Orders against two investment advisers for selling securities and collecting commissions without being registered as dealers. Marvin M. Slater of Dallas was suspended for 90 days for the sale of promissory notes that he claimed were backed by life settlements. Michael Reed Hall of Carrollton was...
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Senior Living Communities Catch the Spirit of Hospitality


How do you picture life at a senior living community? When it comes to independent living, a growing number of retirement communities are emulating the hospitality industry. For some 30 years now, retirement communities have been shifting toward services and amenities you’d expect to see in luxury hotels. Seniors today expect more — larger apartments...
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Activities for a Person Living with Alzheimer’s Disease


As the number of people affected by Alzheimer’s grows, there is an increasing need to understand the activity requirements of someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Activities are a key component of daily living that provides a soothing and calming routine, which in turn can lower feelings of aggression or agitation. As the disease progresses, the type...
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