People Tested Media has just released the Second Edition of its best-selling book in their “What’s the Deal With..?” ® book series. Noted expert in the field, Brad C. Breeding has revised, expanded and updated his Amazon best-selling “What’s the Deal with Retirement Communities?” book which addresses the timely topic of choosing a retirement community for a retiree or a family member.
Jack Tatar, Publisher of People Tested Media says, “This book has consistently been a top seller for us and we’ve had many readers seeking an updated and expanded version of the book, which is used by retirement communities throughout the country as a way to inform retirees and their family members on the questions to ask and topics to discuss when seeking out the right retirement community. We’re proud to have noted expert in the field, Brad Breeding update his book with the latest information on the topic and point out matters that he’s been encountering as he speaks at retirement communities throughout the country.”
Brad C. Breeding is currently the co-founder of MyLifeSite, a North Carolina-based company providing comprehensive and unbiased information on full service retirement communities. Brad and his colleagues at MyLifeSite have carefully reviewed thousands of disclosure statements and sample residency contracts for retirement communities across the United States. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from North Carolina State University and is a Certified Financial Planner™. His extensive knowledge of the senior living industry, combined with his financial planning background, allows him to provide valuable insights to those who are considering a retirement community, as well as to professionals who consult others in the decision process, including financial advisors, accountants, retirement living sales counselors, and others.
The book addresses the topics that are important to those considering retirement communities that can help to make the best decision on a retirement community for either them or their loved ones. These topics include the importance of planning ahead for the later phases of retirement; considerations when deciding between aging at home and a community; what defines a retirement community; distinguishing one type of retirement community from another; clarifying the relationship between retirement communities and long-term care services; the real cost of long-term care cost and outlining the payment and contract structures for retirement communities. Brad’s book has received numerous 5- star ratings from Amazon and is noted for its clear writing style, informative discussions about the various options available for retirees and the wealth of resources included to help you decide if a retirement community is right for you or a loved one, and how to find the right one.