With changing times come new challenges. And new challenges require us to break the old rules and mindset and think differently. It is now time that older Indians seriously start considering moving into retirement communities. With children and family spread around the world and infrastructure and general support being poor, the thought of moving into … Read moreTop 5 things to look for in a retirement community
Found this on FB. Thought I would share…
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Subash Lakhotia, Tax & Investment Consultant shared his reading and outlook on tax exemption limits for senior citizens. Talking on the subject, he says since the basic income tax exemption for a 60-year plus and 80-year plus senior citizen is Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs 5 lakh respectively, it is … Read moreIncome tax savings through senior citizen parents
I stumbled upon this wonderful site with vintage pictures of how India looked in the 19th and early 20th Century. I am sure many of our customers would enjoy seeing how beautiful India looked then without the garbage and the traffic.
Safety of capital will be on top of the financial priority list of a retired individual/senior citizen; and rightly so. With limited means of cash flows, safeguarding the capital, which would provide some income by way of interest, is important. And yet, have the typical safe modes such as deposits offered you enough by way … Read moreHow safe is your capital?
Recently NDTV covered some senior citizens homes / retirement communities on their channel. It is good to see mainstream media taking an interest in this. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oDwRz-bZX9M]
A battery-operated car service is available at many of the main railway stations around India. Most of stations have prominent boards with phone numbers to call. Chennai Central Station – 99403 56789 Chennai Egmore Station – 99520 56789 Bangalore City Station – 99007 89789 Mysore City Station – 99000 12333 Help us … Read moreBattery operated buggy services at railway stations for senior citizens
There are a few places around the world which seem to allow people to live for many more years than expected. In Ikaria, for example, the average lifespan is a good 10 years more than the rest of western Europe. What makes these places special is not quite clear, though it is unlikely to be … Read moreTop 5 places for long life
From AARP Site “My dear girl, the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through. If when we talk, I repeat the same thing a thousand times, don’t interrupt to say: “You said the same thing a minute ago”… … Read moreA little understanding…
The grand old lady of Indian Cinema, Zohra Sehgal — famous for her vivaciousness and enthusiasm — turned 100 on April 27. Sehgal currently resides in Delhi with her daughter, Kiran Sehgal, and the sprightly actor’s zest for life is still intact. She started her career in 1935 as a leading dancer with the Uday … Read moreZohra Sehgal – 100 years and going strong