Articles about Reducing Expenses

10 Ideas to Cut Costs of Assisted Living

10 Ideas to Cut Costs of Assisted Living

Responding YES to some of these questions may help to reduce the cost of assisted living. 1. Along the same line as hotel ratings, can you manage to be comfortable in a "3 star" moderate assisted living facility as opposed to needing a “5 star” luxury


3 Ways to Save Money on Disposable Incontinence Supplies

3 Ways to Save Money on Disposable Incontinence Supplies

Washable re-usable bad pads are widely underused, however, not only are they more comfortable, but they also provide better protection then disposable pads. If you find the need for disposable bed pads, then conserve them by using in combination with washable


How to Afford Private Home Care for Elderly

How to Afford Private Home Care for Elderly

Too often, the cost of private home care keeps families from considering this desirable care option. To make matters worse, the bulk of home care services are not eligible for health insurance and Medicare reimbursement. Non-skilled home care, for example


How to Make Wound Care Dressings Last Longer

How to Make Wound Care Dressings Last Longer

Duoderm and other similar hydrocolloid dressings are very expensive, therefore, avoiding waste and extending wear on pressure sores and other wounds is crucial. The following tips can help you get the most out of your wound care supplies and save money as a


How to Prevent Waste of Urological and Ostomy Supplies

How to Prevent Waste of Urological and Ostomy Supplies

Urological and ostomy supplies are very expensive, making the need to avoid waste and extend wear your prime focus. Try some of these practical strategies to spare supplies and reduce your outlay.