A Generation Xer's caregiving journey

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Nana takes a victory lap


Nana had to call the post office, not once, not twice but 3 times before they delivered her package to her.

She said she didn’t want to bother me about it, because she knows how I don’t care for that particular post office, due to the customer service I received in the past.

So she called and called until she got her package. I’m so proud.

Has your elder gone “paperless” yet?

Tweet In case you didn’t know, March 1 is the deadline for Social Security checks going paperless. If your elder has a bank account and benefits are already being sent there, they are ahead of the game. According to the article, recipients that don’t specify a preference will still receive a paper check, but they will be… Continue Reading