HOW CAN I AFFORD AGED CARE?

There are many ways to fund residential care. Our team of specialists are here to advise you on how to best structure your finances to make care more affordable and protect your family’s financial future. A Financial Plan from Equity Trustees can help answer questions such as:

  • What is the best way for us to pay for aged care?
  • Is it necessary to sell the family home?
  • Can we protect our savings?
  • How can we optimise pension entitlements?
  • What are the tax implications? 

FIVE WAYS TO CONTROL YOUR FUTURE

10 SIGNS OF DEMENTIA

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The early signs of dementia can be subtle and easily mistaken for distractedness or simple forgetfulness. Symptoms can vary but we have collated 10 of the most common:

  1.   Memory loss that disrupts daily life
  2.   Difficulty in planning or problem solving
  3.   Difficulty in completing familiar tasks
  4.   Confusion of time or place
  5.   Visual problems such as reading
  6.   Problems holding or following a conversation
  7.   Poor judgement
  8.   Misplacing things
  9.   Withdrawal from work or social activities
  10.   Changes in mood

If you have concerns that a loved one may have dementia, please seek medical advice.