Do you know someone with memory problems?

By Judith Horvath; In this day of hustle and bustle it is very easy to find that there is little time to deal with a close relative or friend who is having memory problems. It may occur to you that someone you care deeply about is having serious issues.  Steps usually taken are continuing trips […]

Grandparents can teach kids money management

By Joan Trezek:                Ask Steve Wilcox what one of the most important lessons a young person can learn is.  As the father of three as well as a certified financial planner, chances are good he’ll say: a saving behavior, and money management.  That’s because learning to save money […]

Health Officials Offer Tips to Prevent Food Poisoning

Contra Costa health officials are reminding people to practice safe food handling in hopes that everyone will have a happy and healthy holiday. Every year, millions of Americans get food poisoning from eating foods contaminated with dangerous viruses and bacteria that cause anything from nausea to hospitalization. It is especially important to practice safe food handling […]

Senior Discounts available savvy seekers

by Joan Trezek:                                      A well-known proverb says “with age comes wisdom”. And savvy seniors know that their years often make them eligible for discounts on services and goods. The really savvy ones realize that sometimes you just […]

Aging seniors often reluctant to accept help

By Judy Horvath:                There comes a time when all families must deal with what Mom and Dad NEED rather than what their parents think they need. Often this comes about suddenly because of a medical situation. Sometimes it is much more gradual and not as apparent. Usually, the […]

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