Category Archives: Caregiving

Why Everybody Needs a Plan – Part 2, or Where’s Mom’s Checkbook?

Caregiving for an older person has so many aspects. There are physical and health issues. There are housing and recreational needs. And then there are the bills. I’ve been through this with three parents now – my own two and my … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Law and Why Everybody Needs a Plan – Part 1

If anything can go wrong, it will – Murphy’s Law My Scottish grandparents had lots of favorite sayings. Two that often come to mind are, “Hope for the best, but plan for the worst,” and “Murphy may have been an Irishman, … Continue reading

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