Author Draws on Personal Experience to Provide Tips, Tools, Advice in Her New Book on How to Be a Strong, Effective Advocate for Loved Ones in the Hospital

  April 26, 2016: When someone is hospitalized, it can be scary–even terrifying–for the patient and for family and friends. A hospital may seem like a foreign land. Sounds, smells, and systems are unfamiliar; even the medical terminology sounds like a different language. Hospital Warrior: How to Get the Best Care for Your Loved One demystifies the hospital environment and culture, providing the tools, knowledge and insight needed to be a strong, effective advocate for a loved one.  Families and close friends are as critical to a patient’s recovery as the doctors and nurses. Their role is different, but vital. In some cases, … [Read more...]

Little Known Medicare Revealed by People Tested Book Raises Controversy

Michael Gerali and the six other authors of the new and controversial book, "What You Don't Know About Retirement Will Hurt You!" are on a mission. They want all investors and advisers to recognize that the rules for retirement have changed in the new landscape of rising health-care costs, Obamacare and people working longer. They believe that the old methods of financial planning need to be modified to adapt to these new realities. Gerali feels that advisers and their firms have been slow to assisting their clients with these new realities, not because of bad intent, but because of a lack of information and clarity about these … [Read more...]