Boomers Want Better Cost of Living, Lower Taxes and “Room for the Grandkids”

I always said the area where I spent most of my childhood -- a quick drive from New York City in the well-known PA resort hot spot, the Poconos -- was a great place to “grow up and grow old.” ...

 
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Assisted Living Gap in Canada Offers Opportunities for Growth

They share a border with us, but the long term care scene in Canada is quite different from ours. A new article on ALFA.org (the Assisted Living Federation of America’s site) details the distinctions; perhaps the most striking ...

 
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Top-Rated Places for Retirement Living

The newest Forbes Retirement Guide is out, and this time, the report takes a closer look at locations that offer a minimal tax burden and lower cost-of-living (i.e. there aren’t any cities in New Jersey, New York, California, or Connecticut on the list).

As the experts sifted through data, these factors – in addition to tax burden/cost of living – were considered in whittling down this list: weather, serious ...

 
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Oct. 15 is Deadline To File for Stimulus Payments

The deadline is approaching for seniors and others to file a 2007 tax return to receive their federal stimulus payment this year.

Some recipients of Social Security, certain veterans' benefits and certain Railroad Retirement benefits may qualify for economic stimulus payments, even though they usually do not have to file a tax return.

To receive the payment,which for individuals typically ranges from $300-$600,people who might not otherwise be required ...

 
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