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The Big 3 Fears of Aging and What You Can Do About it.

 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