Estate planning

Why Don’t We Talk about Death?

February 18, 2018

Why don't we talk about death? First of all, it’s going to happen to each and every one of us. Yet, why does initiating a conversation about planning ahead for death always seem to make people run in the other direction?

What is it that makes us so fearful?  Do you think that having conversations about end-of-life plans will in fact “jinx” you?

Why talking about death and planning ahead is beneficial:

Carol Marak, aging expert and editor at Seniorcare.com, writes the "Age with Purpose Newsletter", a weekly newsletter offering "practical advise to maximize life as you age" to inspire people 50+ years.

Kimberly C. Paul wants to radically change the way people face end of life, and she's using her extensive experience as a storyteller to do just that.  

On Tuesday January 24, there will be a free panel discussion — “Navigating the Next Chapter: Charting a Course for the Future” — beginning at 5:30 Tuesday, Jan. 24, at The Falls Event Center, 21 Front St., Manchester, N.H.

Many seniors and their families postpone making difficult decisions and discussing wishes for the future. 

Take Action and Be Prepared - A New Year's Resolution

January 2, 2017

The end of any year is always a very busy time. Days and nights are filled with a variety of holiday traditions, family gatherings, and a bustle of year-end activities that tend to focus on the “administrivia” of closing out another year.

The rush of the holiday season comes to a close. Celebrants watched the crystal ball drop in Times Square signaling the start of a New Year. 2016 ended with a toast, perhaps a kiss, and sometimes a thoughtful New Year’s resolution.

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