Editor’s note: This is the third in a four-part blog series on skills and knowledge that are good to have at each life stage. The other blogs are: What to Know About Money and Work By 50, 60 and 70; What to Know About Health By 50, 60 and 70 and What to Know About Living By 50, 60 and 70.
If you are taking care of a loved one, you know that your challenges change as their health changes. You may also be anticipating your own needs for care as you grow older. Here are some tips to help you get prepared:
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You may already be involved in caregiving for a spouse or parent. We want to provide care out of love and loyalty, but practical matters arise quickly and come to the fore.
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