COMMUNITY OPINION

Bartlett: A Strong Healthcare System Means a Strong Economy

Increasing healthcare costs during a pandemic makes about as much sense as adding trillions of dollars in government debt in the middle of an inflation crisis. Or releasing violent criminals on no cash bail during a crime wave.

Soden: Avoiding Financial Ruin Due to Dementia

After a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or other dementia, financial planning often gets pushed aside because of the stress and fear this topic evokes. However, you can reduce stress by planning ahead.

This past year has been so fraught for so many and Voice of OC has been such a welcome source of clarity in the midst of the pandemic fog.

Maxine Schmidl