Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia are increasing worldwide. In fact, every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops the disease. Because the number of people living with dementia are growing at a rapid pace, the need for specialized care has also increased.
Budgeting & Finances
Managing a parent's finances is a reality many children will face. In fact, about 22 million people age 60 or older have selected someone to make financial decisions on their behalf. Because the shift can happen suddenly, due to illness, an emergency, or a decrease in cognitive abilities – it is best to be as prepared and organized as possible before an emergency occurs. Knowing what to do when the time arises will mitigate stress and help ensure investments are protected.