Do You Have a Bridge to Cross

We’ve all heard the old saying, “I’ll cross that bridge when I get to it.” I was born in 1942, so I’ve crossed a few myself. Maybe you’re old enough to have one of those to cross in the near future, or maybe you’re helping...

Top 25 New Cars for Senior Drivers

Everyone wants to age at home, but surrendering the car keys often leaves seniors stranded and dependent on expensive cabs, erratic bus schedules, or the good will of others for rides. Giving up driving often is a major reason that seniors end up having to move from...

A Nickel a Day

The headlines constantly scream that you’re not saving enough money for retirement. But sometimes you don’t get workable suggestions on ways to make steady progress toward savings goals. Instead, the onslaught of financial information can be being paralyzing. That’s...

Medicare Mystery Solved

If you’ve even casually checked into Medicare, you already know that the choices are dizzying and confusing. Medigap. Part B. Original Medicare. Medicare Advantage. Medicare Prescription Drug Plans. What do all those letters mean? What are all those programs and the...

Communist Kitchen

The director of a nursing facility in Dresden, Germany accidentally discovered a way to help patients with dementia thrive. He did it by creating a space that reminds residents of their earlier lives in communist East Germany. Décor, memorabilia, and music all...