Helping you avoid being economic road kill

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There is no good way for me to say this…most baby boomers (I am a baby boomer) will end up as economic roadkill and die penniless because of the cost of long-term healthcare.   Poverty Doesn’t Have To Be Our Future But poverty doesn’t have to be our future, even though long-term healthcare will most likely…

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The Craziest Internet Scam Ever

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For the past two weeks, I have been inundated with calls (primarily men aged 20 through 30) who want to sell their poop to our firm.  People Are Calling To Sell Their Poop That’s right…this is not a typographical error…people are calling us to sell their poop (at $500 per poop).   There’s gold in them…

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Hearing Aids No Longer Require A Prescription

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I have good news and bad news to report. The Good News About Hearing Aids – They Are About To Dramatically Come Down in Cost While Improving In Quality After decades of hearing aids being incredibly expensive because they required a prescription, as of early October 2022, hearing aids are now an over-the-counter product.  So,…

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Is Sunshine Cremation a Boca Raton Funeral Home?

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Yes! Sunshine Cremation Services is also a funeral home with a funeral home establishment license.  As a result, regardless of your needs, Sunshine Cremation Services can help.  While Sunshine Cremation Services’ headquarters is in Boca Raton (i.e., a Boca Raton funeral home), we can provide funeral services throughout Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade counties.  Cities…

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Funeral Services That Don’t Cost An Arm and A Leg

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If you’re looking for a funeral home that combines cremation with funeral traditional funeral services, Sunshine Cremation is your solution. Sunshine Cremation offers a full range of funeral services with cremation, including viewings, wakes, and full funerals. Cremation, Viewings, Full Funerals We are here to help you navigate this difficult time, and we understand that…

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What To Look Out For and What Not To Worry About

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Worried About Developing Dementia or Alzheimer’s? I am reaching an age where everyone I know is worried about developing dementia, Alzheimer’s, or some other degenerative brain disease.  In the last two years, two close friends have gotten the bad news: one friend was diagnosed with Parkinson’s and the other with Alzheimer’s.  Both individuals are in…

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The US Has the Highest Rate of Preventable Women’s Death

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It is “conventional wisdom” that the quality of U.S. healthcare is the best in the world.  However, like many things that everyone knows, the conventional wisdom regarding U.S. healthcare is wrong.   Newly published data documents that among ten wealthy countries American females die preventable deaths at the highest rate in the world.   Worse, U.S. women have…

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Sea What??? Feeding Seaweed To Cows Helps Global Warming.

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In today’s installment of “life is stranger than fiction,” I discuss the impact of cow and sheep burps on global warming and how scientists are solving the bovine burping crisis We have been told that human consumption of meat is a significant contributor to climate change (it is) but given no solution other than not…

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Jewish Funeral Traditions Explained

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Why Don’t Jews Have Flowers at Funerals?   Tradition When Jews point to tradition to explain a religious or cultural practice, this usually indicates, as confirmed by Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, that no one knows “why” Jews do what they do.  I have been a Jew for 62 years (which is a long time),…

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