Opinion: A Community Approach to Managing the Cost of Aging

The cost of aging has changed. Planning for old age used to mean insuring you had enough income to live a certain lifestyle. Most retirement workshops had you define your post retirement lifestyle wish and determine how much money you would need to fulfill those dreams.

Should You File for Guardianship or Conservatorship?

There are a variety of reasons that your parent may need a guardian or conservator to handle their affairs, but sometimes guardianship isn’t necessary. If, for example, your parent has appointed a power of attorney before they required a guardian, then guardianship may not be needed.