Posts Tagged ‘ senior regrets ’

SENIORS REGRET PURCHASES

Aug 12th, 2013 | By Sharon Shaw Elrod MSW EdD | Category: Senior Finances

Underneath the Glamour SCJ editors recently spent a holiday in a popular international resort, Cabo San Lucas. While there, they attended a presentation about buying a membership in a local resort, and discovered why resort memberships and timeshares are considered the number one regretted-purchase by seniors.// The presentation was shiny and glamorous, with all the [...]



IF DO OVERS WERE POSSIBLE

Apr 9th, 2013 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

Oh, how great it would be to be allowed do overs. How marvelous it would be if we could just put the back space on and redo the last thing we said or did, the one thing we wish we had never suggested or tried. How pleasant it would be for all our report cards in life, for those to be pitched and only the remarkable acts, the wild successes, the incredibly rewarding behaviors offered a chance to do it again.

If only do overs were allowed. But somehow in the great scheme of things that is not allowed or offered, not even a consideration, not a chance.

And so we are stuck with having to work out our mistakes, erase, if only we can, those behaviors