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Innovative preschool breathes life back into Seattle community
Innovative preschool breathes life back into Seattle community Education August 26, 2015
It's back-to-school seasonand the students atoneSeattle preschool are not only getting the chance to impact their community, but alsolearn a…
Pros and cons of reverse mortgages for seniors
Pros and cons of reverse mortgages for seniors Homes & Real Estate August 14, 2015
Reverse mortgages remain a popular lure for cash-strapped seniors, but what's good in theory is often abysmal in execution. A…
Loss of freedom to drive detrimental to seniors
Loss of freedom to drive detrimental to seniors Life July 27, 2015
New York, NY — A new study finds taking the keys from elderly drivers may keep them physically safe, but…
5 scary facts about nursing home costs (and what to do about them)
5 scary facts about nursing home costs (and what to do about them) Insurance July 17, 2015
Nursing homes aren't all bad. For those with medical needs who require specialized care, a nursing home can provide a…
5 things you probably didn’t know about inheriting a house
5 things you probably didn’t know about inheriting a house Senior Care July 10, 2015
Inheriting a house may seem like winning the lottery, but you need to be prepared to make a number of…
Preschool Inside Nursing Home Rewarding for Kids, Seniors
Preschool Inside Nursing Home Rewarding for Kids, Seniors Life June 18, 2015
By Cox Media Group National Content Desk SEATTLE — Locating a preschool inside of a nursing home may seem an…
Not having a will can affect your kids when you die
Not having a will can affect your kids when you die Senior Care June 11, 2015
Listen to this. You got kids? Roughly half of people with young children don't have a will. So let me…
New Medicare recipients need to do this”¦
New Medicare recipients need to do this”¦ Health May 28, 2015
One of the great things about turning 65 is you become eligible for Medicare. The Medicare program means you're not…
What Should We Do About the Social Security Problem?
What Should We Do About the Social Security Problem? Money & Credit May 13, 2015
We're still in the early innings of the 2016 presidential race. Yet there's already a lot of talk about Social…
Senior Alert: Landline Phone Leaves Man With $24,000 Bill!
Senior Alert: Landline Phone Leaves Man With $24,000 Bill! Scams & Rip-Offs May 12, 2015
Be careful if your elderly relatives have a landline at home. They might just get a five-figure bill for antiquated…
Teen Grocery Clerk Walks Elderly Man Home
Teen Grocery Clerk Walks Elderly Man Home Life April 27, 2015
As if we here at Team Clark Howard needed one more reason to love Aldi, one of the deeply discounted…
Babysitting Your Grandkids Can Ward Off Alzheimer’s
Babysitting Your Grandkids Can Ward Off Alzheimer’s Health April 27, 2015
Many parents have Grandma or Grandpa babysit every now and then to giveour children bonding time with them and tosavemoney.Nowwe…
How Your Tax Rates Change In Retirement
How Your Tax Rates Change In Retirement Money & Credit March 30, 2015
We get a lot of questions from people wondering how their taxes will change once they hit retirement. While there’s…
Housing trend returns: Multi-generation homes
Housing trend returns: Multi-generation homes Homes & Real Estate December 16, 2014
A new study shows that home buyers are once again looking for homes that can fit multiple generations under one…
Medical Alert device with no monthly fee
Medical Alert device with no monthly fee Health December 10, 2014
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?
Is a Reverse Mortgage a good deal for you? Homes & Real Estate November 13, 2014
Retired homeowners strapped for cash are turning to Reverse Mortgages. But there are large fees the celebrity spokepeople aren't telling…
Please sign Clark’s Medicare ID Theft petition
Please sign Clark’s Medicare ID Theft petition Insurance August 7, 2014
We need 100,000 people to sign our petition to force the Social Security Administration to find an alternative to using…
Sign This To Stop Using Social Security Numbers As Medicare ID
Sign This To Stop Using Social Security Numbers As Medicare ID Scams & Rip-Offs July 28, 2014
EDITOR'S NOTE: This petition expired Aug. 27 after failing to meet the signature threshold I have been frustrated about identity…
Are POLST Forms The New Living Wills?
Are POLST Forms The New Living Wills? Health June 9, 2014
There's a new medical form you need to know about if you want to be sure that your end-of-life wishes…
More employers are setting up private exchanges
More employers are setting up private exchanges Insurance April 2, 2014
In the midst of the Obamacare rollout, more retirees are being offloaded to health exchanges by their prior employers. Even…
Easy, inexpensive willmaking–on your smartphone
Easy, inexpensive willmaking–on your smartphone Life March 6, 2014
Do you have a will? Here's why you need oneâ€â€and here's a low cost way to do one in seconds…
Elderly being ripped off for thousands!
Elderly being ripped off for thousands! Life October 17, 2013
Your aging parents in nursing homes may be having money stolen from them. Here's how you can put a stop…
Owing bank fees — after you die?
Owing bank fees — after you die? Money & Credit September 4, 2013
An ugly story in the L.A. Times reveal how some banks can eat you up with fees -- even AFTER…
Is medical tourism right for you?
Is medical tourism right for you? Health September 2, 2013
Fed up with the high cost of health care, some companies are giving incentives to employees to travel cross the…
Save money on Medicare prescriptions
Save money on Medicare prescriptions Health August 21, 2013
If you or a loved one is on Medicare, it can be a real task trying to figure out which…
Long Term Care Insurance
Long Term Care Insurance Insurance August 5, 2013
Long term care insurance can help pay for nursing home care or in-home health care when you get older. Here…
A diabolical life insurance scam
A diabolical life insurance scam Scams & Rip-Offs July 25, 2013
Life insurance companies may be trying to cheat you out of death benefits you're rightly owed after a loved one…
Working longer: Fallback or fallacy?
Working longer: Fallback or fallacy? Money & Credit May 25, 2013
The following has occurred to me countless times; maybe it has you as well. Perhaps you’ve even been the one…
Working longer: Fallback or fallacy?
Your Final Wish To-Do List Money & Credit May 23, 2013
What are your final wishes? You should already have a will and a Power of Attorney or Living Will, but…
Getting old is unaffordable
Getting old is unaffordable Insurance May 19, 2013
Around two-thirds of Americans over age 65 will need long-term care, either through at-home health care services in the home…