All posts by My Life & Wishes Team

What happens when you can’t live in your home any longer?

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Have you ever considered what might happen, or where you would live if you couldn’t manage taking care of yourself or your home any longer?  What about your parents?  Are you becoming concerned about their safety as they age?  Are there multiple floors to manage, are they at risk of falling, is someone checking in on them, and do they have transportation? 

If any of these are concerns of yours, it might be time to consider relocating to communities designed for seniors. 

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Essential Tips for Keeping Your Family Safe from Disasters!

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In addition to having a plan, and the supplies and materials to keep you and your family safe, you should also consider the importance of being able to access important documents and information that may be critical following a disaster.   Having access to personal financial, insurance, medical, and other records is crucial for starting the process of recovery quickly and efficiently. Experts suggest copying and storing this information in the cloud so it can be accessed quickly in the event of an emergency. 

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Top Activities of New Internet Users

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As a follow-up to last months’ newsletter article on Internet Usage we reported that 9 out of 10 adults use the internet in some shape or form.  So we wondered what that 1 in 10 would do given the opportunity or introduction to the internet.  What would they struggle with and what would they use their new technology services and devices for?

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