Welcome to AgingOptions

A holistic elder care company helping families plan for, pay for, and coordinate the long-term care of elderly loved ones.

Our services are geared towards retirees and those thinking about retirement and concerned about:

  • Losing independence & having to move to a nursing home.
  • Losing your assets to uncovered medical or long term care costs.
  • Becoming a burden on your loved ones.

AgingOptions Preferred Partners

Preferred Partner

The AgingOptions Preferred Partner Program is a localized network of professionals in the areas  of health, housing, finance and legal who are dedicated to the AgingOptions philosophy of providing an integrated approach to aging.

As a part of their training, our partners have made a commitment to providing services that recognizes the multi-disciplinary aspect of retirement planning.

What’s New

OVERPRESCRIPTION OF PAIN PILLS REACHES EPIDEMIC PROPORTIONS AMONG SENIORS

According to a new article posted on the website AARP.org, a growing number of American adults are being given too many prescription drugs – especially pain pills. And the numbers are rising even more alarmingly among seniors. If you or someone you care about is a retiree who is determined to maintain their independence and…

WANT TO BOOST YOUR SENSE OF WELL-BEING? TEN WAYS TO STAY CONNECTED

As we age, sometimes seniors can find themselves slipping into a bad habit: isolation. There are many reasons for this, but it’s essential to a senior’s sense of well-being that we recognize the perils of isolation and practice the kind of habits that help us break that potentially destructive cycle. A recent article on the…

THREE TIPS TO HELP INSPIRE A SATISFYING, FULFILLING RETIREMENT

We saw an interesting article recently on the website SeniorsList.com. It points out the interesting fact that many seniors have little or no idea what kind of retirement lifestyle they really want. They may know they want to maintain their independence and not be forced into institutional living against their wishes, and they may know…

ONE-THIRD OF VERY ELDERLY ADULTS MAY BE TAKING STATINS NEEDLESSLY

A comprehensive study shows disturbing evidence that one third of seniors over age 79 are taking statins – with little or no evidence of cardiovascular disease. An article published recently on the website http://www.medicalnewstoday.com quotes a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine that statins are being widely prescribed to the most elderly group of seniors…

Good News For Medicare Beneficiaries: Drug Program Premiums To Remain Level

For most seniors, controlling health-related expenses is a vital part of protecting your financial assets in retirement. Finally, here’s come good news: a recent article in the website SeniorJournal.com reports that the monthly premium for Medicare prescription drug coverage is expected to remain about the same in the coming year. The article quotes the Center…

80 Years Old, And More Popular Than Ever!

As you consider how to protect your financial assets in retirement, Social Security will almost certainly be an important part of your plan. The good news is, this essential federal program now enjoys as much popular support as it ever has. Social Security is celebrating its 80th birthday, and a recent AARP survey reports the…

8 Unhealthy Habits

WANT TO SLOW DOWN THE AGING PROCESS? START BY AVOIDING THESE 8 HABITS Everyone wants to stay active and healthy as long as possible. These days, aging doesn’t have to mean we quit doing the things we love and start to live a sedentary life! But if we want to avoid becoming a burden to…

SMART MONEY MOVES TO MAKE BEFORE A SECOND MARRIAGE

Are you about to embark on a second marriage? Congratulations! It’s wonderful to rediscover wedded bliss after divorce or the loss of a spouse. However, in the midst of planning for the celebration, there’s another plan you need to make – a financial plan. Protecting your assets, for yourself and your heirs, is vital, and…

MEDICARE ADVANTAGE PLAN ENROLLMENT SOARING UNDER OBAMACARE

Every retiree we work with at Aging Options wants to preserve his or her assets in retirement. And as we tell our clients and radio listeners, there’s no faster way to lose your assets than with uncontrolled medical expenses. Making wise choices about Medicare is essential to your financial health as well as your physical…

HOW MUCH DOES INDEPENDENT LIVING COST SENIORS HERE IN SEATTLE?

We have met with, spoken with and counseled thousands of seniors, and if there’s one wish we’ve heard almost every time, it’s the fervent desire not to be a burden to your loved ones. No one wants to be forced into a living situation where we become dependent on our adult children! Yes, as we…