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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Texas

An increasingly popular state for retirement, Texas has a lot of perks for seniors including low costs, warm weather, charming towns, exciting college towns and cities, and seemingly endless opportunities for an active, healthy lifestyle. The fact that Texas does not have state income tax helps retirees keep their wallets full as well. Seniors also […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Florida

When someone mentions a retirement community, there is a good chance that you immediately picture Florida. Seniors have been flocking to Florida for years because of its gorgeous, warm weather, beautiful beaches, and recreation opportunities. What you may not know is that Florida has no state income tax, inheritance tax, or estate tax, and it […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Virginia

Retirees choose Virginia for many reasons. Its climate is milder than that of states such as Georgia and Florida that are farther south, and its geography varies from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Atlantic coastline. Seniors who want to enjoy a touch of winter but still be able to enjoy the outdoors for the […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Idaho

Whether you currently live in Idaho or are considering relocating to the state once you retire, you most likely know that it boasts a sunny, dry climate that is easier on the body than the scorching summers in some of the more popular retirement destinations. Idaho’s green spaces, 30 state parks, and low cost of […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Connecticut

Connecticut is one of the hidden jewels of the U.S. Its four vibrant seasons, classic eastern scenery, idyllic coast  and historic status make Connecticut a wonderful place to both live and retire. If you want to spend time strolling through picturesque autumn foliage or a coastline free from tourists, you may want to consider retiring […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in California

California is the state best known for its perfect climate, gorgeous beaches, and diversity. For retirees, it can’t get much better than California. What better place to spend your golden years than between the beach and the bustling cities? Of course, finding the right assisted or independent living facility is an important part of deciding […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Arkansas

Finally arriving at that golden age of retirement is a time for celebration. Free from the mundane tasks of working life, you are now able to pick up and move to the city that will make your retirement wonderful. For many people, Florida and its many beautiful cities is a popular option. However, if you’re […]

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Alabama

Finding a suitable assisted living facility for yourself or an aging loved one can be a daunting task. You want a place that will offer the assistance you need but will also feel like home with social opportunities, healthcare, attentive caregivers, and access to both on- and off-site activities and entertainment. Alabama is a wonderful […]

The Most Popular Home Improvements Among Seniors and Retirees

According to a 2012 AARP report, nearly 90% of people aged 65 and older wish to remain in their own homes as long as they are able. The report also showed that 80% of older Americans are committed to staying in place while they age. Finally, about 25% of the respondents plan to make modifications to […]

5 Must-Have Home Modifications for Seniors Aging in Place

As reported by AARP, 80% of seniors have a firm plan to age in place. There are some home modifications that should be completed to make aging in place more possible for older adults, though. These modifications are a proactive approach to increasing the level of safety in the home, and they often add convenience and […]