Blog Posts in 2010

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  • Unable to Sell Homes, Elderly Forgo Move to Assisted Living
    Unable to Sell Homes, Elderly Forgo Move to Assisted Living

    The housing crisis has kept thousands of older Americans who need support and care from moving into retirement communities or assisted-living centers, effectively stranding them in their own homes. ...

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  • What I Wish I'd Done Differently
    What I Wish I'd Done Differently

    Given the crisis in supply and demand – too many old people and too few geriatricians – I may not have succeeded. But if I had, many of our crises might have been avoided. Those include unnecessary ...

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  • The Andrew and Danielle Mayoras Interview
    The Andrew and Danielle Mayoras Interview

    Andrew and Danielle Mayoras of West Bloomfield co-authored the book, “Trial and Heirs: Famous Fortune Fights,” which sheds a bright light on many loopholes and disputes involving wills, trusts, and ...

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  • $250 Medicare checks coming
    $250 Medicare checks coming

    By Julianne Pepitone, staff reporterJune 7, 2010: 1:17 PM ET NEW YORK ( CNNMoney.com ) — The government is mailing $250 checks this week to seniors who fall into the gap in Medicare’s prescription ...

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  • As Senate Deal Breaks Down, Probability of $1M Estate Tax Exemption Rises
    As Senate Deal Breaks Down, Probability of $1M Estate Tax Exemption Rises

    An agreement between Senate Democrats and Republicans on an estate tax proposal has broken down, according to one of the lead negotiators, Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl (R-AZ). Observers say that with ...

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  • Andy & Danielle Mayoras Featured in Examiner Entertainment For 'Celebrity Legacies'
    Andy & Danielle Mayoras Featured in Examiner Entertainment For 'Celebrity Legacies'

    Andy and Danielle Mayoras were recently featured in a full-length article in Examiner’s Entertainment section to discuss not only their appearance on new reality show ‘Celebrity Legacies,’ but also to ...

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