Aware Senior Care Blog

Eight Experts' Advice on How to Make Home Care More Affordable
Eight Experts' Advice on How to Make Home Care More Affordable

Making home care affordable can be a challenge. By keeping a loved one involved in decisions about their care and maintaining one's health, they will feel more comfortable about accepting assistance.  

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What Tax Breaks for Seniors are Available with In Home Care?
What Tax Breaks for Seniors are Available with In Home Care?

If you are a family caregiver, there are special tax breaks from which you and your loved ones can benefit. F. Stephen Glass of Glass Law Group highlights the extensive list of tax breaks and benefits available to families who have in home care.  

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Is In Home Care Tax Deductible?
Is In Home Care Tax Deductible?

Aware Senior Care provides knowledge from the IRS on what parts of in home care are tax deductible for 2018.  

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RE: Home Health Care is Killing Your Savings
RE: Home Health Care is Killing Your Savings

Tim responds to a recent Forbes article about the cost of in home care and outlines what you can do to make it work, personally and financially, for your family.  

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VA Aid and Attendance Pension via Veteran.org
VA Aid and Attendance Pension via Veteran.org

Veterans can receive Aid and Attendance from the VA, but what resources are trustworthy for seniors in Raleigh? Learn more about Veteranaid.org.  

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Veterans - How to Wisely Plan for Your Future
Veterans - How to Wisely Plan for Your Future

We came across this comprehensive description of Veterans Benefits on  the Quicken Mortgage Site. We thought we would pass along.  

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VA Aid and Attendance
VA Aid and Attendance

This is a short and sweet summary of the qualifications for aid and attendance.  

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AskAware Veteran Assistance to Live Well at Home
AskAware Veteran Assistance to Live Well at Home

Aware Senior Care and Omega Care Planning Council of Cary, NC to discuss elder care services and assistance for veterans.  

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AskAware Reverse Mortgages
AskAware Reverse Mortgages

Aware Senior Care and Ken Updegrave, Reverse Mortgage Loan Officer of Yadkin Bank, discuss using home equity to help seniors age in place.  

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What's the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?
What's the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?

If you're looking for health care coverage past 65, learn the differences between Medicare and Medicaid to better understand what they cover, how to qualify, and which is best for you. Carol Marak, editor of SeniorCare.com, explains the differences between Medicare and Medicaid.  

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