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Hobbies And Your Longevity
Estate Planning

Hobbies And Your Longevity

Research shows that some hobbies can add years — or even decades — to your life.

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Hearing Loss Innovations
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Hearing Loss Innovations

Although hearing loss is a very common sensory loss — affecting one-third of all American adults between the ages of 65 and 74 and nearly half of those older than 75 — solutions to hearing problems have been slow to materialize. Until recently, hearing aids only made things louder, not necessarily clearer. Scientists have yet to discover a way to repair damage to the inner ear.

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Medicare Considerations When You Are Still Working
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Medicare Considerations When You Are Still Working

Workers who are nearing age 65 and have health insurance through their job may want to consider how Medicare could factor into their medical coverage.

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Additional Education Benefit for Vets
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Could Veterans Use GI Bill Benefits to Start a Business?

A bipartisan group of House lawmakers are again pushing to allow some recently separated service members to use their GI Bill benefits to start a new business, instead of attending college classes.

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Additional Education Benefit for Vets
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More Benefits for Vets Next Year?

House appropriators backed White House plans for another big funding boost for the Department of Veterans Affairs next year in their first public budget draft released on Thursday.

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Should I Try Do-It-Yourself Estate Planning?
Estate Planning

The 411 on 529 College Savings Plans

College savings accounts, known as the 529 Plan, can be confusing. Parents know that they have tax incentives. However, what exactly are those benefits? Which investment options make the most sense? Which costs are covered, and which aren’t? Many parents don’t care if they have so many questions. Here are answers to frequently asked questions about the 529 plan to help get rid of some of the fog.

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What Health Issue May Be a Hint of Dementia?
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What Health Issue May Be a Hint of Dementia?

Chronic pain can be a sign of emerging dementia up to 16 years before the brain disease itself is diagnosed, according to findings published in the journal Pain.

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Walmart's Huge Prescription Discounts
Estate Planning

Walmart’s Huge Prescription Discounts

If you rely on prescription medications to stay healthy, Walmart is offering a new perk that could cut your costs.

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Hearing Loss Innovations
Elder Law

VA Application Process for Caregiver Benefits

Veterans Affairs officials are overhauling their application process for caregiver benefits, while simultaneously fighting a court ruling that would force them to allow a legal review for individuals rejected for the program.

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What Health Issue May Be a Hint of Dementia?
Estate Planning

Life will Change for Seniors after COVID

Imagine this scenario, perhaps a year or two in the future: An effective COVID-19 vaccine is routinely available and the world is moving forward. Life, however, will likely never be the same — particularly for people over 60.

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