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Seniors in Texas Can Defer Property Taxes, But Should They?

The Texas Tax Code, Section 33.06, allows taxpayers 65 years of age or older and homeowners with disabilities to defer property taxes on their primary residence homestead. But what does that really mean? Are the taxes waived? No, the taxes are not waived. They don’t go away. The tax deferral simply delays when the tax has […]

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Understanding Powers of Attorney

Everyone has heard of a Power of Attorney but what exactly is it and what does it do?  Generally speaking, a Power of Attorney (POA) is a document that allows you to appoint a person or organization to act as your agent.  This person or entity, known as an attorney-in-fact, has the authority to manage […]

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Mansfield Senior Day Disco Party & Health Expo

Shake your groove thing at the 6th annual Senior Citizens Day with a health fair and festival. Enjoy a free lunch, bingo, games, live entertainment, door prizes, a lip sync battle and more. The event is free for all seniors; must register by August 7 to guarantee a lunch.

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What is a Universal Design Home?

The term “Universal Design” is used more and more these days when describing new homes but what does that really mean to a home buyer? Architect Ronald Mace was the first to coin the term, using it to describe the concept of designing all products and the built environment to be both aesthetic and usable […]

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Stay Safe in the Extreme Texas Heat This Summer

Texas has been experiencing some record-setting high temperatures this summer.  Seniors can be more susceptible to heat-related health problems so it’s important to take precautions to make sure you stay safe and healthy during the extreme temperatures.  Here are 10 tips to help seniors beat the heat this summer: Stay Hydrated. Try to drink 6 to […]

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