Special considerations for the elderly single

Cunningham, W. Patrick
September 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/7/98, Vol. 102 Issue 36, p15
Cites the need to provide financial services for the special needs of the single elderly in the United States. Financial needs of single elderly; Ensuring the availability of financial information for the elderly; Advice on the choice of the beneficiaries, trustees and other interested relationships.


Related Articles

  • Competitors' interest falls into gray areas.  // ABA Banking Journal;Nov84, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p31 

    Reports the financial services provided by the American Association of Retired Persons in the U.S. Competition in the accommodation of mature customers; Definition of matured persons according to the association; Enumeration of various financial services.

  • Straight talk on life settlements. Hogan, Clark // Senior Market Advisor;May2011, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p24 

    The article examines the issues that affect the life settlement business. A large portion of the senior population has no clue as to what life settlements offer. More and more seniors reportedly enter into retirement financially unprepared. The author says that in order to address this,...

  • Meet market. Stodder, Gayle Sato // Entrepreneur;Mar1994, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p174 

    Reports on the opportunities for entrepreneurs in the United States which cater to the needs of single people. Development of personal introduction services; Advantages of the flexibility of the market.

  • Calendar.  // New Jersey Jewish News;7/10/2014, Vol. 68 Issue 28, p24 

    A calendar of Jewish events for the U.S. is presented which includes a "Barehu Sunset Kabalat Shabbat" a New Jersey Jewish singles day for people above 45, and a minor league baseball outing.

  • Gü guzzlers get 'beachside' 4D meals for one.  // Grocer;5/30/2015, Vol. 238 Issue 8207, p61 

    The article reports on the 4D pudding bar launched in London, England's Soho district, which was designed for sobbing singles living in the city.

  • Retirement, for one. Gardner, Marilyn // Christian Science Monitor;7/11/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 158, p11 

    Focuses on retirement communities which cater to single men and women, and which provide settings and services conducive to sociability and friendship.

  • Cover story: Age barrier. Tirbutt, Edmund // Mortgage Strategy (Online Edition);8/5/2015, p1 

    The article offers information on the failure of major lenders to service the older population of Great Britain with home loans. It mentions that major lenders are frequently far from obliging when it comes to servicing older people with home loans, in spite of the awareness of lenders on...

  • Vertical Lend Has Reverse Product For 60-Year-Olds. Terris, Harry // American Banker;10/30/2007, Vol. 172 Issue 209, p11 

    This article reports that Vertical Lend Inc., a subsidiary of KBC Group NV, has introduced a reverse mortgage targeting borrowers who are at least sixty years old, minimum, the first such mortgage available to older borrowers wanting to use smaller amounts of the equity of their houses. An...

  • FORESTALLING UNCONSCIONABLE PREDATORY FINANCIAL ADVISING PRACTICES -- FINANCIAL GERONTOLOGY TEACHING NOTES. Grandmont-Gariboldi, Nicole // Proceedings for the Northeast Region Decision Sciences Institute;2008, p222 

    This paper discusses the vulnerability of elderly persons to potential mistreatment by financial advisors. More particularly, in the context of a proposed SOWT framework, it provides the elderly with simple prevention measures and self-defense strategies against abusive financial advising...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics