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October 16, 2017

Senior House Sharing Is on the Rise

…The Upside to Having a Housemate The biggest advantage to house sharing is cost-sharing. If you have one housemate paying half of your rent or 50 percent of the costs…

January 2, 2018

Find gigs online and earn extra cash

Looking to pick up some cash for post holiday bills? It might be time to try out the so-called “gig” or “sharingeconomy. The gig economy is what economists call…

August 27, 2013

How to Make Money and Friends from Your Spare Room

Have you heard of the “sharing economy”? An alternative to the big business-consumer paradigm, it started as an Internet-enabled phenomenon for tech-savvy types who wanted to circumvent big business by…

March 27, 2019

Is there a gig in your future?

…part time, well, gigs. How prevalent is the gig economy? It’s big and getting bigger. Some surveys report a full 75% of boomers work in the gig economy, while 67%…

February 26, 2016

Tech Tip: How to Share a Link With a Friend

…to share with friends and family on email and social media. These sites have sharing options for Facebook and email built-in, so all you need to do is click a…

October 19, 2016

The Freebird Club: A New AirBnB Just for Seniors

…you’re likely to find more homestays in the UK and Europe through the club, activity Stateside is growing fairly quickly. The Sharing Economy for Seniors Mangan, a 45-year-old entrepreneur, learned…

04/23/2019 | 1:45pm2:45pm

@The Center: Ride Sharing Apps

Apps have changed the way many people get around! This presentation will explore ride sharing apps, which are also known as e-hailing apps. Learn about the two most popular apps…

March 14, 2016

No Car Keys? No Problem!

…staying on the road. There’s good news, though. Driverless Meets Ride-Sharing – No Keys Maybe you’ve heard about driverless cars? Cars driven wholly by computer – no human at the…

05/28/2019 | 1:45pm2:45pm

@ The Center: Ride Sharing Apps Lecture

Apps have changed the way many people get around! This presentation will explore ride sharing apps, which are also known as e-hailing apps. Learn about the two most popular apps…

05/09/2019 | 12:15pm1:30pm

@ The Center: Sharing Photos with a Samsung Galaxy Workshop

In this hands-on workshop you will practice several ways to share photos with a Galaxy phone. Learn how to share photos via text messages and email directly from your phone….

05/02/2019 | 12:15pm1:30pm

@The Center: Sharing Photos with an iPhone Workshop

In this hands-on workshop, you will practice several ways to share photos with an iPhone. Learn how to share photos via text messages and email directly from your phone. The…

05/01/2019 | 12:15pm1:30pm

@ The Center: Sharing Photos with a Samsung Galaxy Workshop

n this hands-on workshop you will practice several ways to share photos with a Galaxy phone. Learn how to share photos via text messages and email directly from your phone….

January 21 | 12:30pm1:30pm

@ The Center: The Age-friendly NYC Guide to Sharing Your Voice Online Lecture

It’s as important as ever to use your experience and voice to create change in your community. That’s why Age-friendly NYC and Senior Planet have partnered to offer this lecture…

03/13/2019 | 1:15pm2:30pm

@ The Center: Sharing Photos with a Samsung Galaxy

In this hands-on workshop you will practice several ways to share photos with your Galaxy phone. Learn how to share photos via text messages and email directly from your phone….

January 11, 2017

Watch: President Barack Obama’s Farewell Address

…begin with, our democracy won’t work without a sense that everyone has economic opportunity. Today, the economy is growing again; wages, incomes, home values, and retirement accounts are rising again;…