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Financial Benefits of Senior Living

Seniors are exploring senior living communities as a way to cut down the high costs — and the hassles — of home ownership.

Talamore Sun Prairie began welcoming residents to its brand-new facility in August and offers a variety of amenities at no additional cost. Internet and cable, utilities and a state-of-the-art fitness center are included in rent, as are an in-unit washer/dryer…

Staying Active in Your Golden Years

Living in a community contributes to your health and happiness

Being active is crucial when you are young and still growing. But sustaining a lifelong dedication to an active lifestyle should be your goal well into your 70s and beyond. Rob Breidenbach, regional wellness director of Oak Park Place, offers…

Plan Now for Your Future

Local institutions help clients prepare and plan

The last thing most people want to worry about after they retire is money. (That’s what working and raising a family are for.) Retirement should be a time when we see the financial plans we made throughout our careers come together, allowing us to enjoy the fruits of our labor according to our own preferences and priorities. Whether or not we can have the retirement we once envisioned, having skilled, trustworthy financial advisors to call on and a caring retirement community to live in can...

Assisted-living company to give up 10 facilities

Move stems from extensive fines for alleged violations

An assisted living company is giving up control of most of its properties after racking up $100,000 in state fines related to deaths and injuries of residents.