Tech Tips for Seniors

Digital technology is changing the way we live and is at the heart of contemporary culture and conversation. Whether you want to connect, stay informed, be opinionated, get a gig, manage your health, age in place or just have fun, the internet and digital devices provide avenues. It’s a fast-moving world. We aim to help you stay abreast.



  • Ready, Set, Bank Interested in learning how (and why) to bank online? Grovo’s series of short videos sponsored by Capital One is designed to get you started safely. (Full disclosure: Senior Planet helped design the course.)
  • Techboomers Using videos and step-by-steps, this site systematically walks you through online services and destinations. The site adds a new tutorial every week or so — sign up for their newsletter to be alerted.
  • c/net If you’re looking to by hardware —from a computer to a camera — this massive site is your destination. It offers in-depth reviews, a forum for discussing products, and links to deals & promotions. It also has a large library of how-to videos.