FEATURED BUSINESS: Jewish Family Service and On the Go

Individuals aged 60 years and older represent the fastest growing segment of San Diego County’s population, with the number of residents expected to more than double by 2030. Here in San Diego, there are more than 50,000 older adults for whom access to transportation is a daily concern. As the loved one of someone who

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FEATURED BUSINESS: MedicareQuick

5 things you need to know about Medicare when you are moving: If you are on Medicare and are considering a move, here are five things you need to know that can help. When you are moving be sure to Act Fast When you change counties in California, you will lose your Medicare Advantage Plan

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FEATURED BUSINESS: Fond Reflections Video

Who is Fred Farmer and what is Fond Reflections Video? I was fortunate enough to be able to walk away from the corporate world (Qualcomm) a few years ago and decided I wanted to do something fun and worthwhile with my life. I started a service that I like to describe as a service that

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FEATURED BUSINESS: The Foundation for Senior Wellbeing

The Foundation for Senior Wellbeing is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to serve the health, physical, intellectual and social needs of seniors. We are dedicated to improving and enhancing the lives of the growing population of seniors throughout North San Diego County by fostering the Five Elements of Senior Wellbeing: A sense

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What is a Seniors Real Estate Specialist®?

What is Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES®) and how is that different from a standard REALTOR®?  Simply put, a Seniors Real Estate Specialist® is a REALTOR® who has successfully completed the Seniors Real Estate Specialist® designation program through the National Association of REALTORs®. This program is designed to educate REALTORs® on the unique needs and

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Considerations for Renting the Family Home When Moving into a Senior Living Community

Most older adults who are moving to a senior living community choose to sell their home as part of that transition. However, for some older adults, the idea of selling their beloved family home is what prevents them from moving into a senior living community. The good news is that for many people, they do

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Featured Business: National Aging in Place Council

According to AAPR, “87% of adults 65+ want to stay in their home and communities as they age.” But successful aging in place is an active process that takes planning and resources. It is the mission of the National Aging in Place Council to be an “informational resource so that you remain active and healthy

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Becoming a Renter After Being a Long-Time Homeowner

Many older adults who choose to downsize later in life find renting to be prefered to owning a home due to the reduced maintenance and responsibilities. Becoming a renter, however, may pose some challenges. Here are some tips for becoming a renter after being a long-time homeowner. Start by knowing what rent you can afford.

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Important Signs That It May Be Time To Move

Maybe it is something you have been thinking about for a while, or maybe an event triggered the question. Either way, older adults (and their adult children and family) often find themselves asking whether they should consider moving.  And if so, when they should move. Each person and circumstance will vary, but be aware of

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