Assisted Living Vs. Independent Living

Independent Living vs Assisted Living

There are a lot of benefits to independent living vs. assisted living. Apart from the average price, seniors get to keep their independence and stay near loved ones. According to seniorchecklist.com, independent living communities have seen a surge in popularity – many offer spacious apartments, lots of amenities, fine dining, a meticulously-maintained facility, heated pools, …

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Senior In-Home Care Prices

North Carolina, and specifically Charlotte has many well-regarded assisted living facilities that accept Medicare and Medicaid. There are also over 50 in-home senior care agencies throughout the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County region. In-home senior care agencies (also known as independent care agencies) provide a range of home care services, from basic household chores to medical therapies. In-Home …

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Credit Union vs. Banks

A credit union is very similar to a traditional bank – it provides loans and other financial services (checking, savings accounts, mortgages, credit cards) to its customers. Another commonality is that credit unions’ customers deposits are federally insured $250,000 per depositor. But that’s where the similarities end… Benefits of Credit Unions Large banks are owned …

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6 Most Common Senior Living Arrangements

1. Senior In-Home Care Avg. $21.00 per hour for non-medical home care In-home health care is offered as a service with daily check-ups or phone calls, and emergency services on-call. In-home care is provided by a caregiving professional – this person is hired to assist the senior with the daily activities. Depending on a person’s mobility …

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Top 10 Best Home Improvements for Resale Value

The best home improvements for resale value in 2020. Choosing a home improvement project doesn’t seem hard, right? Decide which fixes add the most value for resale, and hire a contractor. But most projects actually lose money. True story. If you have enough cash to cover a full remodel you’re in a unique class. Most …

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The Home Energy Checklist

Ever since the 1980’s, energy conservation has been a hot topic of discussion. Renewable energy allows us to protect the environment, reduce waste and by-products, conserve natural resources, and save money. Today, people have become more socially responsible and with the green energy movement gaining momentum, eco-friendly has become the new norm. According to Sarah …

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Renting Your Home

Renting out your existing home, or vacation property comes to mind for many homeowners for a variety of reasons – money being the obvious reason. Other reasons include inability to make the monthly mortgage payments may be one, but not the best choice. After all, unless you move back in with your parents (ugh!), a …

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Computer Training School Opens in Asheville, NC

North Carolina News Articles / – ASHEVILLE, NC – Next summer, Asheville’s new computer school opens its doors to students of diverse ages and skill sets. Data Solutions Plus specializes in a wide variety of business-user, home-user and small-business oriented classes teaching programs such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Publisher, …

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