What are your biggest fears as you face aging? The following are 3 widespread aging fears that you may be struggling with:
1. Running out of money.
2. Becoming a burden to your family.
3. Losing control of your life, ie. being forced to move into a nursing home.
What can you do to quash these fears?
Step One is to take stock of your situation.
1. Finances- Take a piece of paper or spreadsheet and list your assets, debts, and income.
2. Health- Do you have any current health problems or, given your family history, do you have any health expectations?
3. Goals- What lifestyle do you envision?… Read the rest