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What you'll need to know Living wills : going gently into that goodnight Growing older : what to expect and how to cope Retirement : an overview Social security Veterans' benefits and safety nets Private pension plans Retirement finances House rich, cash poor Retirement housing Medicare and health insurance Long-term care Tax breaks for seniors Abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation Self-abuse : Vegas, booze, and the question of guns Sex Driving Grandchildren Family financial dealings Divorce and remarriage Age and disability discrimination Identity theft, scams, and the nature of evil Recession blues : foreclosures, bill collectors, bankruptcy Keeping control : living wills, health care power of attorney, joint accounts, and powers of attorney Wills and estate planning Avoiding probate Trusts : legal shmoos Living trusts Estate and gift taxes The slings and arrows outrageous fortune Mental incapacity and formal guardianships Deciding for others Home care Nursing homes, geriatric care managers Hospice, dying well, and being there Ending life : pulling plugs, euthanasia, and suicide Death in the family Probate Thoughts on docs (and lawyers) Office visits and questions for your doctor Finding and dealing with lawyers Help your family : talk!.
KF390.A4 H443 2010
Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press,