August 7, 2018
Henrico-based Wayforth acquires senior move management company based in Pennsylvania | Richmond Times Dipatch
Wayforth, a Henrico County-based firm that assists seniors and their families with estate disposition, has bought a Pennsylvania-based company that specializes in assisting seniors with downsizing or moving into assisted living facilities.
February 5, 2018
Whether a death was sudden or followed a slow decline, dealing with the loss of a loved one is a painful process. It’s important to take time to grieve and avoid putting too much on your plate at one time.
November 20, 2017
Today’s caregivers are younger than ever, and they aren’t prepared for the wide range of responsibilities they’re being drafted into. From supporting parents as they age and downsize, to managing probate and estate liquidation, more and more Gen Xers are pressed into extended caregiving that continues even after a death. They’re also taking considerable time away from work and family. Our 2017 National Care Survey explores this growing trend, and offers ways to care for Modern Caregivers.
October 24, 2017
Growing up, Pete Shrock says, he had "not the greatest childhood," a life with many barriers that took years to overcome. Once in college, his experience eventually led him to the field of social work and a specialty working with people in the process of difficult transitions. His role as an "emotional first responder" has called him to work with victims of notable crises such as the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the December 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
July 25, 2017
When Richmond native Matt Paxton’s father passed away in 2001, he had no idea what to do. Not only was he grieving a significant loss,
July 17, 2017
Matt Paxton can’t seem to outrun clutter. While his previous business, Clutter Cleaner, made him a reality TV star helping hoarders dig out of their junk, the quick growth of his latest Richmond startup forced Paxton to make sure the company doesn’t get buried in other people’s stuff.
March 15, 2017
Matt Paxton has experience dealing with the most challenging of hoarding situations. Fortunately, most people are not true hoarders. "Laziness is not hoarding," he said.
January 25, 2017
A few years ago, Richmond entrepreneur Matt Paxton was in a small town in South Dakota shooting an episode of the reality TV show “Hoarders,” when he met a peculiar production assistant.
January 20, 2017
For his final episode of Hoarders, Matt Paxton is tackling the show’s biggest hoard ever, in its longest episode ever: two hours for one hoard.