This morning, I heard a story on NPR that sent me to their website to find it. A woman who paid a high price for procrastinating the process of getting a will signed has made it her mission to help others get it done. As she's from the Northwest, naturally Chanel Reynolds dreamed up the idea of having wine and cheese parties to encourage group signings! But the more I thought about it, the more I decided it's a pretty brilliant idea. Let's bring this relatively simple process out of attorney's offices and into the living room with the canapes and wine glasses!
Turns out, there's a good reason we trust too much and are less discerning as we age. NPR reported this morning on a new study that found changes in brain activity in the area that processes risk and subtle danger. NPR: Scamming the Elderly