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SENIORS FIND DISCOUNTS AND NEGOTIATE COSTS

Aug 28th, 2012 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Seniors Negotiate Costs The Huffington Post recently published an article on the ten costs you should always negotiate.  Writer Alicia Ciccone outlines all ten, and they are summarized here.  Seniors will give a boost to their finances if they learn how to negotiate some costs they encounter. Vehicle Purchases: It’s a good idea to bargain [...]



FINANCIAL IMPACT OF SENIOR DOWNSIZING

Nov 27th, 2011 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Seniors Downsize for Financial Reasons A recent article in the AARP Bulletin sparked some discussion about senior citizen downsizing and why we choose to do so.  The usual reasons were highlighted in our conversations: desire to live more simply health and other issues prevent taking care of larger home and ‘stuff’ desire to travel without [...]