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A Legal Document Checklist for Your Aging Parents

In this guide, we’ll give you a checklist of everything you should consider if your loved ones or elderly relatives are still mentally active but getting older or have even moved into an assisted living facility.

What Should Be on Your Important Documents Checklist?

Learn how Pillar can help you securely store and organize life's most important documents.

The Complete Guide to Different Types of Trusts

Here’s what you need to know about different types of trust funds and how they can benefit your family.

Medication Management for Seniors & Why It’s So Important

Medication management for seniors can be challenging without the right system. Follow these important tips to help a loved one stay current with daily doses.

Choosing Between Assisted Living vs. A Nursing Home

There are many options when it comes to senior living. Here's the information you need to make the best decision for your loved one.

When Is It Time to Consider a Nursing Home?

Here’s how to know if you’re at this point where you should seriously consider a nursing home for your loved ones.

How to Help Your Parents Financially Without Getting Yourself into Debt

Seven tips for helping your parents out financially without making things worse for yourself.

Tips for Moving in with Your Elderly Parents

If you’re considering moving in to take care of your elderly parents, then here are a few tips for making the transition as smooth as possible.

How To Take Care of Your Elderly Parents Remotely

Everyone wants to be there for mom and dad. Here are seven great ways to take care of elderly parents from afar that will make it feel like you’re right there with them.

How To Help Your Aging Parents Even When They Don't Want You To

If you've been trying to offer help to your aging parents but they don’t seem to want it, know that you're not alone.

Caring for Loved Ones in a Covid-19 World

Covid-19 is prompting new playbooks for elder care. Pillar is here to weigh in on some of these topics and help you navigate caregiving in a COVID-19 world.

The Ultimate End of Life Planning Checklist

Prepare all needed documents in advance in order to make sure things are dealt with smoothly when the end does come.