Each week on “Caring for Seniors,” our hosts sit down with those who are hard at work in the community, making sure our elders are properly cared for. This week, David Stieglitz and Adrienne Houghton talk to Carroll H. Schlader from Eldercare Financial Planners.
Carroll is a self-employed financial planner who specializes in crisis planning for the elderly.
To learn more, visit https://planforlongtermcare.com.
Short Company Description: self-employed end-of-life financial planning professional specializing in crisis planning for immediate needs and extended care planning for future needs.
Give a brief description on what you would like to discuss on the show.: extended care (aka: long-term care) planning
What makes your company unique?: Educated and experienced in extended care planning and intimately familiar with the eldercare industry
How did you get your start in the industry?: developed an interest in personal financial planning during my earlier career practicing as a CPA
How is your business handling the COVID situation?: just following the guidelines and respecting other’s fears of infection
What advice would you give to someone just getting their start in the industry?: it’s a rewarding profession that gives hope to elders that need proper personal care and nutrition.