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Tight Ship Advisors Steps Up To Help During COVID-19 Crisis

Updated: Jun 8, 2022

Tight Ship Advisors Helps Aging Adults by Providing Specialized Services During COVID-19

The team of Certified Senior Advisors joins trend of businesses stepping up to support community in time of need.

CHICAGO, Illinois -- Tight Ship Advisors’ Founder & CEO, Jill Dillingham today announced that her company, a concierge home, health, and lifestyle assistance business that provides tailored services for aging adults, is stepping up to offer specialized services to help those in need during the COVID-19 crisis. Through April 30, 2020, Tight Ship Advisors will be donating the first three hours of service to help aging adults meet their needs during the stay-at-home order. 

For aging adults and people with underlying conditions, leaving home during the current coronavirus pandemic to run even essential errands such as grocery shopping and picking up prescriptions is a dangerous risk. The economic effects of the pandemic will impact retirement planning and financial management, as well. Tight Ship Advisors offers a solution that allows vulnerable populations to receive help protecting their homes, health and lifestyles during this difficult time. 

“We are personal assistants who understand the business of being a senior,” said Jill Dillingham, Founder & CEO of Tight Ship Advisors. “So we asked ourselves how we could use our expertise to help the community during this global pandemic. That’s why we decided to donate a portion of our time and resources through the end of this month to ensure that people who are unable to leave their homes get what they need to stay healthy and safe.

“I started Tight Ship Advisors in 2018, because I saw firsthand how my aging loved ones were having difficulty finding qualified assistance to help with daily money management, navigating Medicare and insurance, and coordinating with her CPA and lawyer. In helping them, I realized that this was a real need that many older people face -- Tight Ship Advisors aims to help people manage these types of time-consuming, complicated areas so that people can enjoy their lives, like I want my mom to be able to do.”

Tight Ship Advisors offer bespoke services to serve the needs of their clients. A team of Certified Senior Advisors® provides assistance and guidance to their clientele who may no longer want to shoulder the burden of paperwork and bills, or may be experiencing difficulty managing personal finances and insurance in the digital age. Some of the services Tight Ship Advisors provides include household budgeting and bill management, Medicare and insurance enrollment, claims monitoring, home vendor management, preparing for a move or in-home services, and end-of-life transition and shut down services. Tight Ship Advisors can also coordinate with existing financial and legal advisors to ensure the safety and efficiency of vital annual activities like tax preparation and forecasting, end-of-year reconciliations and RMDs, and charitable giving. 

To contact Tight Ship Advisors and book a consultation, please email or call 773-457-1952. 


About Jill Dillingham, Tight Ship Advisors Jill Dillingham is the Founder and CEO of Tight Ship Advisors, a concierge home, health and lifestyle assistance business that offers one-on-one tailored services for aging adults. Dillingham earned a degree in economics from Miami University in Ohio in 1996 and began her career with Arthur Andersen Consulting with an expertise in Medicare, medical coding and managed care contracting. She is a member of the Illinois Continuity of Care Association, a Certified Senior Advisor® and member of the Association of Daily Money Managers. For more information, please call 773-457-1952 or visit Tight Ship Advisors is located at 829 Ash Street, Winnetka IL 60093

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