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3 Financial Planning for Retirement Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Avoid These 3 Common Retirement Financial Mistakes If you want to spend your golden years relaxing at tropical resorts or exploring new hobbies, you need a solid financial plan. Approximately 1 out of 5 Americans still work after the age of 65, and the number of potential retirees with jobs continues to grow. While some [...]

2018-11-27T14:40:49-04:00November 14th, 2018|Tips|

Common Injuries of the Elderly – And How to Prevent Them

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in 2010 15% of all emergency room visits were made by people aged 65 and over. It is estimated that by 2030, this statistic will rise to 20%. [1] Health issues and general weakness are a natural part of the aging process. Unfortunately, this means that [...]

2018-11-11T13:49:39-04:00November 6th, 2018|Tips|

5 Tips for Talking to Parents or Loved Ones About Moving to a Retirement Community

Nearly 90 percent of adults age 65 and older dream of aging in place rather than moving to a retirement community. If you feel your loved one could benefit from living in a  retirement community, gently approach the subject. Here are 5 tips when talking to your loved ones about retirement living: 1. Prep for [...]

2018-10-05T11:01:12-04:00October 16th, 2018|Tips|

How Golf Can Improve Mental and Physical Strength in Older Adults

Arnold Palmer once said, “Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated.” It's true. Golf is a sport that seems simple on paper – choose a club, hit the ball and try to get it in the hole – but the strategy behind each stroke is complex. Players may arrive at a different solution for every [...]

2018-09-04T13:53:09-04:00August 3rd, 2018|Activities, Tips|

Guide to Healthy Eating for Seniors | Riddle Village Retirement Village

For seniors, diet plays an important role in remaining as healthy and active as possible. As we age, our nutritional needs change and we must adapt in order to maintain our physical health. With a different metabolism and appetite at this stage in life, seniors should strive for a balanced diet that is easy to [...]

2018-06-06T16:28:26-04:00June 13th, 2018|Tips|