Gas Saving Tips for New Jersey Seniors to Reduce Costs

NJ Senior Money Management Here are some things to consider to help New Jersey seniors reduce the cost of gas.  Also, remember to ask your mechanic if they have a senior discount. Maintenance: Keep your car properly tuned up to improve gas mileage by about 4 percent. Improve mileage by up to 40 percent by […]

Helping Your Senior Save Money

NJ Senior Money Management Saving money is a problem for people at any age, but for New Jersey retirees with limited budgets, it becomes all the more important.  Here are some things to consider: AARP costs very little to join, but it can save a senior money through the discounts and other programs they offer. […]

Protect New Jersey Seniors Against Fraud and Scams

NJ Elderly Fraud and Scam Prevention New Jersey seniors, not unexpectedly, comprise the segment of our state population most vulnerable to frauds and scams.  To limit the possibility of this happening to you or an elderly loved one, the following points are offered: Under no circumstance should a senior ever let a stranger into their […]

Money Saving Tips for NJ Senior Citizens

New Jersey Senior Money Management If you’re like most of us, you’re probably still digging out from the spiraling economy. Seniors, with crashing 401(k) plans, tend to be the hardest hit.  As a means of recouping some of the losses, here are some money saving tips for seniors to consider: The senior discount at your […]

Planning For Your Elder Years

New Jersey Elder Planning Tips Recent surveys among NJ elderly, find that their biggest concerns are: 1. Remaining independent in the home without intervention from others; 2. Maintaining good health and receiving adequate health care; 3. Having enough money for everyday needs and not outliving assets and income. Pre-planning can help address these issues.  No […]

Working with an Elder Law Attorney

NJ Elder Law What is an elder law attorney and when is it time to contact one?  Here are some things to consider: What is Elder Law? Elder Law is the legal practice of counseling and representing older persons and their representatives about the legal aspects of health and long term care planning, public benefits, […]

NJ Senior Finances: Identify and Help Seniors Suffering from Financial Abuse

NJ Senior Money Management According to a recent MetLife Mature Market Institute study, losses from elder financial abuse are estimated at $2.6 billion annually. New Jersey seniors can protect themselves and their assets by educating themselves, planning ahead, and putting in place specific guidelines for those they trust with their financial affairs. According to the […]