News on Aging & Financial Health

Recent News Stories

Retirement savings, Social Security and Medicare: These are the changes coming in 2020

Dec 30, 2019 - A new year introduces financial changes everybody should be aware of.

Elderly, many others at high risk to fall victim to holiday scams

Dec 23, 2019 - The holidays can be distracting and hectic, which thieves hope to take advantage of when searching for potential scam victims.

Love Museums, Theater? The Arts Might Extend Your Life

Dec 19, 2019 - Engaging in cultural activities enriches a person's life, which may then bolster good health.

Imposter scams use new tech and techniques to steal retirees' life savings

Dec 15, 2019 - In an effort to battle financial scams that target senior citizens, there is now a federal and an international team dedicated to fighting back against these crimes.

Your genes aren't the only factor dictating Alzheimer's risk

Dec 11, 2019 - New information suggests that a person's DNA is not the exclusive cause of the development of Alzheimer's disease.

States with the Best Elder-Abuse Protections

Dec 04, 2019 - Based on a comparison of key indicators of elder abuse, a study was presented that rated which states offer the best elder abuse protection—and the worst.