Over the winter I made a big life change. I moved in with my 94-year-old grandmother. It’s made me very aware of three things: the importance of community, the importance of money as we age and how lonely life can be as an older adult.
Why is loneliness an epidemic in the U.S.?
58% of American adults are considered lonely and there’s a lot of reasons for this. A couple of those reasons is a change to the structure of our lives and how and when we gather. In our most recent Youtube video, I talk more in-depth about this. Check it out below.
I truly believe that having a strong community is the answer and a strong community is something that I try to cultivate each day. Be sure to follow along with our community through our newsletter, on Instagram and on Youtube.