Category: Aging

Stopping Elderly Accidents, Deaths & Injuries (STEADI) Initiative

More than one out of every four older adults experience a fall each year, but less than half tell their doctor. Falling once nearly doubles your chances of falling again. Many people who fall, even if the fall does not result in injury, become afraid of falling. This fear may cause a person to abstain […]

Retirement Confidence Improves for Workers, Declines for Retirees in Critical Areas

This post is from Debbie Higgins and our dear colleagues at Higgins Capital Management, Inc. Deborah M. Higgins President – Member FINRA, MSRB, SIPC In its 28th annual Retirement Confidence Survey, the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) discovered that 64% of today’s workers feel very or somewhat confident in having enough money to retire comfortably, up from […]