Reverse Mortgages, Cruise Options and Prescription Savings
September 29, 2016
Save big on home financing, medication, and travel!
For older folks, smoothing out finances can be a must, especially as they prepare for and begin retirement. Reverse mortgages allow them to take advantage of the equity in their homes, and Ed O’Connor of FirstBank Reverse Mortgage tells us how to get the most out of a reverse mortgage plan. Later, Andy Stuart of Norwegian Cruise Lines shares the details on some beautiful cruise options that the whole family will love and explains how you can save big on a trip through BJ’s Travel. But the savings don’t stop there. We’ll be learning how to save money on prescription drugs with ScriptSave WellRx. Jerry Parker and Shawn Ohri have the insider info. Get more bang for your buck, on The Balancing Act.
Up next on The Balancing Act, why being your own advocate is key to managing your health. We'll hear from two patients who didn't let their diagnosis stop them from advocating for others.
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