Many people are confused about whether they need an advance health care directive (AHCD) or Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) for incapacity planning. Only individuals with [...]
California has taken steps to increase the number of organ donors in the State. On January 1, 2019, A.B. 3211 went into effect. The new law makes three changes to California’s Advanced Health [...]
California State Controller, Betty Yee, recently announced that Californians have over $770 million in cash from unclaimed property.
Many seniors have unsecured debt – either from credit cards, medical expenses, or personal loans. Americans in retirement now are more likely to have debt and to have high levels of debt than [...]
Beginning in summer of 2019, seniors in California who receive Social Security Income (SSI)/State Supplemental Payment (SSP) benefits will also be able to apply for CalFresh food benefits. [...]
Millions of seniors are struggling to meet their basic needs. From health care to housing to caregiving, there are not enough resources to go around, according to a new article in the LA Times [...]
Financial abuse costs seniors billions of dollars a year. All across the country, seniors are the victims of scams, fraud, and other types of financial abuse. Seniors are targeted in all kinds [...]