What Questions To Ask When Looking At Your Parents’ Finances

Deb Bakalich Protecting Seniors

If your aging parents were to fall ill or otherwise rendered incapable of handling their own finances, would you be prepared to take the wheel? It’s a difficult subject to think about, and an even tougher discussion to have, but such a conversation should not be put off. It’s better to have the information you need should you suddenly find yourself in the position of managing …

Elderly Care During the Holidays

Deb Bakalich Elder Care, Protecting Seniors

Help Combat Holiday Loneliness for Elders The holidays are approaching rapidly, and with them we anticipate feelings of joy, gratitude and time spent with family and friends. Unfortunately, for an alarmingly large number of Americans, the holidays may also signal a time of loneliness and despair. While loneliness can affect anyone, the elderly among us are particularly susceptible this time of year. Elderly Care during Holidays is …

Deciphering Senior Living Options

Deb Bakalich Protecting Seniors, Senior Living Options

“I believe there is an affordable, compassionate home for every senior to age in gracefully with respect and dignity in a nurturing and caring environment.”Deborah CEO/Owner Deciphering Senior Living Options It is truly a blessing of the times that there is such an array of services today that are affordable to provide seniors options for living in communities that meet their individual medical care needs, personal …

Protecting Seniors from Scams

Deb Bakalich Protecting Seniors

Protecting Seniors from Identity Theft and More By: Deborah Bakalich, Certified Senior AdvisorⓇ Seniors are an especially vulnerable part of the population when it comes to identity theft. Overall, they tend to be less aware of the trends scam artists are trying, have an increased likelihood of using postal mail, and are more trusting of strangers than other generations, making it easier to steal their identity. …