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

Don’t wait for a crisis before requesting a geriatric assessment

Usually, when we talk about assessments, we are referring to those that help qualify individuals for long term care either at home or in an institutional setting. The result is that we often recommend assessments for individuals because they are showing signs of cognitive or physical decline.  That kind of assessment can be triggered by…

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Your parents’ health may determine the cost of you LTC plan

If you’re in your 50s, you should be considering purchasing Long-Term Care (LTC) insurance but one thing you may not have counted on is your parents’ health. Genworth, a major provider of LTC insurance announced recently that it would rate applicants based on whether their parents suffered from early onset coronary artery disease prior to…

Planning for retirement when you’re single

You’d think that those of us who are single would be in a better place for retirement than those who are married—even more so if we are childless. After all we haven’t had to feed two or more mouths on our single paycheck and there’s less laundry and fewer money hassles.  But the fact is…

Nursing home chain agrees to pay $38 million to settle government claims of deficient care

The nursing home chain, Extendicare, which owns 150 nursing homes in 11 states including 15 facilities in Washington, has agreed to pay $38 million to resolve federal claims that it inappropriately billed Medicare and Medicaid for substandard care and unnecessary therapy. A federal investigation found that the company failed to provide appropriate care, follow safety…

More Americans are choosing not to retire

Increasingly my conversations with my contemporaries are around retirement, specifically the lack of desire to retire. Some people might consider believing we won’t retire or at least that we won’t retire for years after any official retirement age as pessimistic but at least part of the lack of desire to retire has something to do…

Are you saving too much for retirement?

Elder Law Attorney Rajiv Nagaich tells clients that he’s not worrying about them dying broke. Go ahead and die broke.  That’s not a problem.  The problem is living broke.  I once wrote that one of our Preferred Partners who works in finance spoke to a group of us about retirement planning.  At the time he…

AgingOptions Radio Show 10-11-14 (1st Hour)