Category: Work & Money

October 9, 2017

Finding Affordable Housing for Seniors

An expert on subsidized housing programs for seniors offers a quick guide to the options.

October 2, 2017

Who Should Design Tools for Older People?

Senior “experts” are helping to create innovative products for older adults.

September 22, 2017

The Graham-Cassidy Bill: What You Should Know

This bill may have serious consequences for older adults—and senators have until September 30 to vote.

July 20, 2017

In This Tech Company, Old Age Is Not a Bug, It’s a Feature

While the US tech industry avoids hiring anyone over 30, this company only employs workers 55 and up. Listen up, Google.

June 3, 2017

Programs for Older Americans Are on the Chopping Block

President Trump’s budget would be bad news for a lot of Americans. Here’s how it impacts seniors.

April 17, 2017

8 Options for Affordable Hearing Aids

From under the radar finds to online-only savings, these hearing aid deals can save you money—and protect your brain health.

March 16, 2017

How to Get Better Interest Rates Online

These sites offer a wealth of info and tools for anyone looking to invest well, save more or bank ethically.

February 15, 2017

It’s Tax Scam Season!

The fraudsters are using phone and email. Learn how to identify IRS impersonators and how to respond.

February 8, 2017

Starting Over: From La-Z-Boy Manager to 3-D Photographer

Persistence, a willingness to learn and a part-time job at Whole Foods helped Bill Robinson realize his dream. Now he’s his own boss.

January 10, 2017

Scam Alert: Fake Shopping Apps

You can get deals by using store shopping apps — but fake apps will steal your credit card and personal info.

November 30, 2016

What’s Up with Paul Ryan’s Medicare Plan?

Half buried in recent news is the HouseSpeaker’s plan to dismantle Medicare as we know it. Here’s what’s in the Ryan plan.