Anticipations - december 2013
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Whether you're thinking about cleaning out the basement or making a move in 2014, you won't want to miss this special seminar on smart-sizing your life. Save Thursday, February 6, for an event that tackles the biggest issues in three 25-minute workshops: How to Downsize, Where To Get Rid of "Stuff" and Planning a Great Space with experts from TAD Relocation. Desserts and refreshments will be served.

Call 301-825-9364 or click here to RSVP for this special event.

'Financing Your Future' set for Jan. 9

A snow day was declared last week, but, not to worry - the "Financing Your Future" event has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 9. You'll hear from financial experts - as well as Asbury residents - how gifting your home could deliver future income or even pay for your Asbury entrance fee while creating significant tax benefits for you. Plus, you could save yourself the worry of selling your home. Feel free to bring a financial advisor as your guest. A continental breakfast will be served.

Call 301-825-9364 or click here to RSVP for this special event. If you can't make the event, call to request a free brochure.

Resident Spotlight: Harvey Meltzer

For Asbury resident Harvey Meltzer, a day in December never fails to stir memories of a time when his life merged with world history. Click here to read his personal account of one of the most important events of World War II -- The Battle of the Bulge.

And when you're finished reading Harvey's blog, read about other Asbury residents in Who Lives Here.

Independent bookshops name the best books of 2013

Looking for a unique Christmas gift for the book lover in your life? Or maybe you're hankering for something new to read? The nation's independent bookshops have just released their list of unsung gems that would otherwise be eclipsed by national bestsellers. Check out the complete list of these off-the-beaten-path selections here.


Medicare changes taking some by surprise

You can't turn on the TV or open the newspaper these days without reading something about how the nation's health care system is changing - including the Medicare program. But how much do you really understand about the way these changes affect your coverage? Asbury's Chief Strategy Officer takes a closer look at recent changes in Medicare and how they may affect you or someone you love.

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