At some point, it is important to have a tough and honest discussion with your advisors… How would you handle a care event lasting 2, 3, 8, even 10 years or more? How would a care event affect your income, your investments? Would you need to invade the principal? Be… Read More »
Younger Next Year Event
Because his message is so important, and because he actually can help you be ‘younger next year’, I have joined Whole Foods Coop, Essentia Health, Duluth News Tribune, Maurice’s, Minnesota Power, and the City of Duluth in inviting Chris Crowley, author of New York Times best-seller Younger Next Year, to… Read More »
My Parents… Why I Became a Long Term Care Planning Specialist
My Dad Without warning, my dad suffered a massive stroke years ago that left him without the ability to use his right side or walk, and he could no longer speak. My family was at once consumed by new medical jargon, emotion, and tough decisions. After several weeks in the… Read More »
If I Ever Get Really Bad… Just Shoot Me!
“If I ever get really bad, just shoot me!” He would say this all the time….while in his 60’s and living on the lake, and when back in town closer to family and medical care in his 70’s. He was talking about the possibility of needing care one day. His… Read More »