Work & Money

Monday, January 3, 2022

Beat the ‘Bots When Job Hunting

Many older jobseekers don’t know that an ATS (Applicant Tracking System) determines who sees their resume-if ever. Here’s how to beat the ‘bots.

Wednesday, December 22, 2021

People We Love: Helen Uffner

With more than 40 years in the industry and 1500 films and TV shows behind her – Helen Uffner stands as the owner of the last vintage costume rental business in all of New York City. 

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Avoid Charity Scams

Don’t be fooled by scammers pretending to collect donations for victims of natural disasters. Here’s a rundown of their dirty tricks.

Monday, December 13, 2021

Financial Gifts to Kids

The days of gifting a child a single share of Disney or a savings bond are over; learn the facts about how to gift to kids.

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Avoiding Scams on Veterans

Thank you for your service, veterans. Learn how to avoid being a target for scammers.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Family and Finances: Avoiding “The Talk”?

Big family holidays are coming up but many parents still avoid having a family discussion about their finances.

Monday, November 8, 2021

Familia y finanzas: ¿Evitando “la conversación”?

Se acercan días de fiestas familiares grandes, pero muchos padres todavía evitan tener una discusión familiar sobre sus finanzas.

Monday, October 11, 2021

End the “Paper Chase” of Financial Records

Learn what to do with your financial records and paperwork.

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Finding – and Getting – a Job Online

It’s the perfect time for seniors to find a job online.  Experience is an asset in today’s tight labor market.

Monday, September 13, 2021

Starting a Retirement Business? Start Smart

It’s a big deal anytime someone decides to start a business, but it’s an especially big deal if you decide to do it after you retire.

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Evite las estafas de inmigración

Conozca los trucos de lo/as estafadore/as de inmigración que utilizan un patrimonio compartido y sitios web falsos para extraer dinero e información confidencial.

Monday, August 9, 2021

“Gray” Divorce

Boomers are getting divorced in record numbers – are you prepared for a ‘gray divorce?”

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Avoid Immigration Scams

Learn the tricks of immigration scammers who use a shared heritage and phony websites to extract money and sensitive information.

Friday, July 30, 2021

Open Thread Update: Your Money Hacks!

The money saving ideas in our readers’ comments add up to big savings in gas, paper, household products and more. Share your budget secret and join the party!

Monday, July 26, 2021

Is Intergenerational Housing for You?

Are you a senior who welcomes mingling with other generations who aren’t family? Try home sharing, Airbnb or college retirement communities.