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

New York Times Article Asks, “Where Are the Geriatricians?”

As professionals who deal with aging adults, we are always interested to read about new services and new products geared toward seniors. In many ways American society seems to be adjusting creatively to the fact that our nation is aging. Marketers in particular seem to have grasped the fact that, by the year 2030, about…

Reverse Mortgage Can Be a Solid Buffer against “Stock Shock”

If you’re a fan of roller coaster rides, then you’ve probably enjoyed the precipitous drops and tepid recoveries of the stock market since 2016 began. For the rest of us, the Big Dip of 2016 has been anything but pleasant, with the Dow dropping well over 1,500 points from late December until early February. To…

Social Security Celebrates Black History Month

By Kirk Larson, Social Security Washington Public Affairs Specialist:   Throughout the month of February, we celebrate Black History Month. Created in 1926, this event coincides with the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln on February 12 and Frederick Douglass on February 14. African American communities have celebrated these birthdays together since the late 19th century. Honoring…

Are You Facing One of the Seven Deadly Emotions of Caregiving?

If you’re a caregiver for an ailing loved one, you know how exhausting and draining your responsibilities can be. In fact, sometimes you may feel like you’re the only one who knows. That’s because no one can imagine how hard it is to be a caregiver unless they’ve been there and done that. We found…

Will Your Social Security Income be Taxable? Odds Are They Will

It’s a question we hear from our clients frequently. As they approach retirement, some seniors have always assumed that their Social Security benefits will be tax-free – but will they be? The answer depends on several factors, but odds are – if you’re approaching the time when you begin drawing benefits – you will end…

Some Seniors Get Too Little Health Care – but Others Get Too Much!

A recent article on the website www.everydayhealth.com caught our eye – and should be required reading for anyone concerned about appropriate levels of health care for the seniors they love. Written by national health expert Dr. Sanjay Gupta, this article asks a very important question: “Are Seniors Getting Enough Medical Care or Too Much?”  Click…

Part of Your Financial Plan: Remember to Update Your Beneficiaries!

Here’s a question: if you’ve made it clear in your will which one of your heirs should inherit money from your estate, how it is possible those funds will end up going to someone else? The answer is simple: if you’ve forgotten to update the beneficiary information on a life insurance policy, retirement plan, or…

Clearing the Decks: 10 Ways to Help Your Parents Downsize

We found a recent article on the website www.grandparents.com that addresses a very challenging issue many of our clients are facing: how to help aging parents downsize their home and lifestyle. From both an emotional and practical standpoint this could be one of the most difficult things an adult child will ever do. That’s because…

Aging in Place? Nine Reasons Why it May Not Be Right for You

As we advise our clients, one key to maintaining your independence – and to avoid becoming a burden to your loved ones as you age – is to decide wisely when it comes to your housing options. Deciding where and how you’ll live in retirement is one of the most important choices you will make….

Should You Eat Like Quarterback Tom Brady? Maybe!

One of the oldest quarterbacks in the NFL, New England Patriot Tom Brady (age 38), is still one of the best in the game. What’s his secret? Well, he probably has more than one, but lately a lot of attention has been paid to Brady’s unusually strict diet – an anti-inflammatory diet that some writers…