How to Make Senior Living Affordable

A User-Friendly Guide to Understanding Retirement Housing

Don’t let the cost of senior living deter you from researching, and possibly choosing, an assisted living community for yourself or a loved one. First, compare the costs of living in the current setting to the cost of senior living. You may well find that many of the true, incidental costs of living in a private home—for example home maintenance, groceries and transportation—are offset more than you think by the all-inclusive nature of many senior living scenarios.