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Monday, March 20, 2023

Ask Joan: When Is It Time To Dump the FWB?

When is it time to dump a Friend with Benefits? Joan Price, Senior Planet’s Senior Sex contributor counsels a reader. What’s your take on FWBs?

Saturday, March 18, 2023

Ask The Techspert: What is an RSS feed?

What is RSS? How does it work, and why is it important? Learn all about it with a Senior Planet example.

Thursday, March 16, 2023

OMG! My Wallet’s Gone!!!

If your wallet is lost or stolen,  your cash, your credit and your identity are at risk. Here’s how to handle that emergency.

Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Senior Planet Book Club: The Violin Conspiracy by Brendan Slocumb

We’re reading Part 6 this week! Join the discussion about The Violin Conspiracy.

Monday, March 13, 2023

Money: Best Online Finance Sites

Staying on top of changes in 401(k) and IRA rules, tax laws, or Medicare is important. – and exhausting. What online sources do experts suggest?

Sunday, March 12, 2023

Open Thread: The First Time Online

We’re the only ones who lived pre-internet. Readers, what was the first thing you did or looked up online? Tell your story in the comments!

Saturday, March 11, 2023

Meet the Trainer: Jeanette Giancaspro

The leader of our Creative Creations Discussion Group has some special insights about creativity for National Crafts Month.

Friday, March 10, 2023

Open Thread Update: Title Your Autobiography

What close shave, narrow escape or lucky break would inspire your autobiography? What would you title your life story?

Thursday, March 9, 2023

Creative Tech: Use Your Laptop!

Feeling an itch to be creative? Here are three creative things you can do from your laptop (or desktop) computer

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Rick Clendenen, 72: The Joy of Pickleball

Want to get started in pickleball, the nation’s fastest growing sport? Here’s how Sponsored Athlete Rick Clendenen got his start.

Monday, March 6, 2023

Best Budgeting Apps – for Free

Budgeting apps can keep you on track with spending and ease record-keeping for filing your return…and some are free!

Thursday, March 2, 2023

A Senior Sweep at Oscars?

At this year’s Academy Awards, age only serves to enhance talent, with one senior earning his 53rd nomination at 90 years of age.

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Arthritis: No Cure, But Ways to Ease the Pain

Arthritis is incurable but there are ways to manage the pain, say experts.

Monday, February 27, 2023

Q&A: Artist Kevin Blythe Sampson

Kevin Blythe Sampson, a pioneer in many ways – in art and in breaking racial barriers – talks about his journey and the healing power of found objects.

Friday, February 24, 2023

Open Thread Update: Romantic Lessons

Readers share their Valentine’s Day insights and memories. Add yours!