COMMENT

It seems a goodly number of superannuitants are cashing in their KiwiSaver and retirement savings and cruising off into the wide blue yonder - a well-earned reward for hard work.

Others are not so lucky. Early this year a concerned emergency department doctor noted in the Herald that one third of the over-65-year-old patients he sees are malnourished. He suggested they may need a budgeting service. My friend Remy (not her real name) is one of them.

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Brian

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