At The Arbor Company, we salute the veterans who serve our country on Veteran's Day, and everyday. We are honored to have many of these heroes among our Arbor family, as residents in our Arbor communities around the country. In honor of Veteran's Day, our next
Senior Living LIVE! webinar will focus on how veterans and their families can use their special benefits to help pay for senior living.
More research is showing that adults need to exercise their bodies and their minds in order to stay as healthy as possible. You can get your mind in shape by taking the time to work on your memory daily. Don’t worry; you don’t need to complete a difficult or time-consuming crossword puzzle in order to see the benefits of this. In fact, many memory games for seniors are fun to play and can even be another way to socialize with friends.
Here are a few of our favorite memory games for seniors, which you can add to your weekly routine.
Though we think every day is a good day to celebrate caregivers around the globe, you can make a concentrated effort to encourage the caregivers around you on Caregiver Appreciation Day. We have a few ideas to inspire you as you take time to give back to the people who care for others all year long.
Becoming a widow or widower is not part of your dream retirement plans. After all, spending extra time enjoying life with your spouse or partner is one of the perks of retirement. However, if you find yourself grieving your spouse during this time, you can find a dash of comfort in knowing that you do not have to face retirement alone. Instead, there are ways to find connection and stability in new ways without ever losing the love you shared with your spouse.
As you advance in years, you may tend to lose confidence as you experience changes in your body and face health issues. Losing your self-confidence can also result from life-altering events such as retirement and loss of people you love.
Sometimes when choosing investments, we can become misguided by focusing on how much we can make without taking into account the taxes on these investments. By choosing tax-free investments, investors can put more money towards their bottom line. In our upcoming
Senior Living LIVEwebinar, Edward Jones Financial Advisor John Dove will explain about how to compare investments and keep more money in the long run.
Our host, Melissa Lee, sat down with John to find out what participants can expect from the full webinar, and he shares some advice on how to protect your investment portfolio. Click below to watch the recording, and make sure to visit
ArborCompany.com/Investing to register for the full webinar.
As with most big decisions in retirement, timing is everything. Knowing when to look for senior living options can mean having more time to make a thoughtful decision and to downsize without feeling any stress. Waiting too long to find senior living during retirement can sometimes mean your family will be making the best decision for you while you are recovering from a medical emergency or other crisis situation. It’s best to begin searching for your new home sooner rather than later so that you can make the most confident choice.