Family & Lifestyle / Senior Care

  • Babysitting Your Grandkids Can Ward Off Alzheimer's

      

    Many parents have Grandma or Grandpa babysit every now and then to give our children bonding time with them and to save money. Now we know it can also save...

  • Prescription Plan Guide

      

    Prescription Plans for Less Publix.com - 14 day supply of select antibiotics for FREE Walmart.com - 30-day supply of select generic drugs for $4 or a 90-day supply for $10 Target.com -...

  • Top 10 Best and Worst Retirement Spots

      

    When it comes to retirement, you want to live in a place where you'll enjoy a great quality of life and where your money will stretch the furthest. BankRate.com has crunched the numbers...

  • How Your Tax Rates Change In Retirement

      

    We get a lot of questions from people wondering how their taxes will change once they hit retirement.  While there’s no “one size fits all” when it comes to tax-related...

  • Social Security Calculator Tells the Best Time To Take Benefits

      

    AARP has a calculator that can help you determine the optimal time for you to start taking Social Security. When is the best time for you to take Social Security benefits? I get a call a week...

  • Longevity Insurance Is a Smart Buy at Retirement

      

    Worried about living a life of poverty during your golden years? Here's an insurance policy that could prevent that! The number of people living past their 100th birthday is growing. My own...

  • 3 simple money moves to make in 2015

      

    As we prepare to welcome 2015, it's a great time to do a look-see ahead and make sure your finances are in order. Have you done these things yet? Shop for level term life insurance....

  • Housing trend returns: Multi-generation homes

      

    A new study shows that home buyers are once again looking for homes that can fit multiple generations under one roof.

  • Low-Cost Senior Medical Alert Systems

      

    Emergency help for seniors who are away from home is now available at the touch of a button. I want to share details about a $15/month subscription service. Check out this cheap medical alert...

  • Medical Alert device with no monthly fee

      

    Clark shows you a wearable medical alert device that operates by push-button, but unlike the others, has no monthly fees.

  • Is a Reverse Mortgage a good deal for you?

      

    Retired homeowners strapped for cash are turning to Reverse Mortgages. But there are large fees the celebrity spokepeople aren't telling you about...

  • Free App Could Save Your Life in an Emergency

      

    The power button on your phone could save your life…thanks to a free app developed by a 12 year old. Dylan Puccetti of Galveston, TX., developed Save Me Pro after learning about a...

  • Please sign Clark's Medicare ID Theft petition

      

    We need 100,000 people to sign our petition to force the Social Security Administration to find an alternative to using Social Security numbers on Medicare cards.

  • Sign This To Stop Using Social Security Numbers As Medicare ID

      

      EDITOR'S NOTE: This petition expired Aug. 27 after failing to meet the signature threshold I have been frustrated about identity theft since the calls about it started coming to me 18...

  • Why Having A Will Is Necessary

      

    What are the odds you don't have a will? Best guess is that 50% of us don't have one. For some folks, that may be OK -- especially if they're single, have nothing, and own nothing.But if you do...