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The film “The Goldfinch” is about a painting of a little Goldfinch. What is the name of the painting?

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For more than a century, Labor Day has been celebrated as a tribute to American workers. The holiday was created in 1894 by an act of Congress in response to widespread labor strikes and gen­eral public discontent over harsh labor conditions of the late 19th century.

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Some of us are energized by being with a lot of people while others find rest in being alone. However, as one of the major risk factors for dementia, social isolation in seniors is not simply a personality preference.

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Although most people understand they must prepare an estate plan at some point in their lives, they do not know where to begin. The thought of meeting with an attorney or financial advisor might be intimidating and the process might appear ov­erwhelming. Preparing your estate plan does not h…

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A good estate plan includes both life­time documents and after death docu­ments. The plan should appoint in­di­vid­uals to make financial and medical decisions for you during your lifetime and also should appoint individuals to manage your estate after you die.

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The Achieving a Better Life Experience Act, often referred to simply as the ABLE Act, was enacted Decemeber 2014 by the U.S. Congress. It offers significant improvements on how individuals with disabilities can use and accumulate income and assets to enable them to have a higher quality of life.

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One of the most powerful ways to accomplish estate planning goals is through trust planning. Although there are num­er­ous types of trusts used for various pur­poses, the two types most commonly used are the revocable trust and the irrevocable trust.

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Independence Day might invoke a lot of fes­tive memories. We think of cookouts and bon­fires, watching fireworks with family members and perhaps even attending a parade. In­dependence Day is a celebration of the birth­day of our country and a reminder of the freedom our forefathers fought to…

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One of the greatest concerns seniors express about entering a nursing facility is they will lose their home. This is a valid concern. Most unmarried nursing home residents will be forced to sell their home and to use the proceeds from the sale to pay the nursing facility. However, there are …

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There is little question that as we age, we become more at-risk for scams and abuse. Seniors, especially those who are dependent upon other people, are socially isolated or have limited mobility, are too often the victims of both financial exploitation and abuse.