Attorney-CPA Joe Cordell and co-host Jill Albers discuss the financial aspect of planning for in-home and long-term care, on this episode of ElderTalk with Joe Cordell. They highlight a survey by Genworth Financial regarding the cost of care, and Joe
Transitioning to a New Home [Episode 112]
Attorney-CPA Joe Cordell and co-host Susan Arthur are joined by Charlie Shapard, of Smooth Transitions of St. Louis, to discuss senior moves and downsizing as you get older. He highlights senior move management and what they should consider regarding their
Understanding the Rising Costs of Long-Term Care
The uncertainty of the future can be a scary thing. As you get older, your body and your finances change, affecting every facet of your life and creating the need to make sure that you have a plan in place,
States Look to Defend Senior Rights in Long-Term Care
When you are planning for long-term care, paying for it is not the only thing on your mind. You may not know your rights as a resident of a nursing home or long-term care facility. You may not know how
What To Do With The House When Entering The Nursing Home
When you are in the process of figuring out the medical decisions that best suit your needs, the option of a nursing home or assisted living facility inevitably comes up. They are licensed and equipped to take care of your
Assembling A Complete Elder Care Team [episode 23]
Attorney-CPA Joe Cordell and Susan Arthur discuss the different kinds of people to include on your elder care team and the roles that they play.
The Ins And Outs Of Hospice Care [episode 19]
Margaret Terranova, of Heartland Hospice, rejoins ElderTalk to discuss the ins and outs of entering hospice care.
Staying Connected As We Age [episode 15]
As seniors age, it is easy for them to lose a sense of connectedness and that can increase the safety risks they face. Vicki Spraul, President of Grey Matters Alliance, gives tips for seniors to remain connected and ensure their